Tracheal Agenesis

Condition 101

What is the definition of Tracheal Agenesis?

Tracheal agenesis is a rare birth defect in which the trachea (windpipe) is completely absent (agenesis) or significantly underdeveloped (atresia). Signs and symptoms include polyhydramnios during pregnancy and respiratory distress, bluish skin color (cyanosis) and no audible cry shortly ...

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What are the alternative names for Tracheal Agenesis?

  • Congenital tracheal agenesis

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