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Tracheoesophageal Fistula

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  • Condition: Anastomosis Leakage Following Surgery for Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  • Journal: Ulusal travma ve acil cerrahi dergisi = Turkish journal of trauma & emergency surgery : TJTES
  • Treatment Used: Nasojejunal Catheter
  • Number of Patients: 18
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the safety and effectiveness of the placement of a nasojejunal catheter for the treatment of anastomosis leakage following surgery for esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Long-Gap Esophageal Atresia
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Magnetic Compression Anastomosis
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes an infant with long-gap esophageal atresia that was treated using magnetic compression anastomosis.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Advanced Esophageal Cancer With Lesions Near Carina
  • Journal: Journal of bronchology & interventional pulmonology
  • Treatment Used: Dual Airway and Esophageal Stenting
  • Number of Patients: 29
  • Published —
This study evaluated the feasibility, outcomes, and complications of preplanned dual stenting in patients with lesions near the carina due to esophageal cancer.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Esophageal Leak in Esophageal Atresia
  • Journal: Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A
  • Treatment Used: No Surgery Versus Early Thoracoscopic Redo Anastomosis
  • Number of Patients: 4
  • Published —
In this study, researchers compared the effectiveness of no surgery versus early thoracoscopic redo anastomosis for the treatment of esophageal leaks in esophageal atresia.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Breathing Pattern Disorders (BPDs) in Children
  • Journal: Pediatric pulmonology
  • Treatment Used: Intubation and Ventilation
  • Number of Patients: 18
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This study examined data on patients with breathing pattern disorders (BPDs).
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Severe Laryngotracheal Stenosis
  • Journal: Zhonghua er bi yan hou tou jing wai ke za zhi = Chinese journal of otorhinolaryngology head and neck surgery
  • Treatment Used: Partial Cricotracheal Resection Vs. Extended Cricotracheal Resection
  • Number of Patients: 18
  • Published —
This study assessed the outcomes of partial cricotracheal resection (CTR) versus extended cricotracheal resection (ECTR) to treat patients with severe laryngotracheal stenosis (abnormal narrowing of the central air passageways).
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Intratracheal Myiasis followed by Tracheal-Esophageal Fistula
  • Journal: BMC infectious diseases
  • Treatment Used: Endotracheal Stenting
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a rare occurrence of a patient with intratracheal myiasis (maggot infection) followed by tracheal-esophageal fistula treated with endotracheal stenting.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Long-gap esophageal atresia
  • Journal: Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A
  • Treatment Used: Magnets
  • Number of Patients: 13
  • Published —
The study researched using magnets for long-gap esophageal atresia.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Twice-Radiated Patients
  • Journal: American journal of otolaryngology
  • Treatment Used: Tracheoesophageal Puncture Voice Prosthesis (TEP) Placement
  • Number of Patients: 80
  • Published —
This study evaluated twice-radiated patients that underwent tracheoesophageal puncture voice prosthesis (TEP) placement.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Neonates with Persistent or Undiagnosed Respiratory Problems
  • Journal: Indian pediatrics
  • Treatment Used: Flexible Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy Directed Interventions
  • Number of Patients: 83
  • Published —
This study described the utility of flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy for the diagnosis and management in the neonatal ICU.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Tracheomalacia
  • Journal: Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A
  • Treatment Used: Thoracoscopic Posterior Tracheopexy
  • Number of Patients: 8
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a thoracoscopic posterior tracheopexy to treat patients with tracheomalacia.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Complications after Esophageal Atresia Repair
  • Journal: Asian journal of endoscopic surgery
  • Treatment Used: Thoracoscopic Approach
  • Number of Patients: 4
  • Published —
This study analyzed patients who developed complications after esophageal atresia repair and underwent thoracoscopic reoperation.