atresia

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an abnormal condition in which a normal opening or tube in the body (as the urethra) is closed or absent

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Quan L, Smith DW The VATER association: Vertebral defects, anal atresia, tracheoesophageal fistula with esophageal atresia, radial dysplasia.
In more than 50% of cases it is associated with other congenital anomalies, including trisomy 21 (30% to 40%), anorectal malformation, esophageal atresia, and congenital heart disease.
Oh and by the way, he has a history of tracheoesophageal fistula, subglottal stenosis, and esophageal atresia.
They focused on babies born between 1997 and 2003 with one of seven birth defects: diaphragmatic hernia, esophageal atresia, intestinal atresia, anorectal atresia, neural tube defects, omphalocele, and limb reduction.
1) An increased incidence has also been observed with tracheoesophageal fistulas and esophageal atresia.
The symptoms described in our postfundoplication Rett patients are consistent with symptoms commonly observed in children with neurologic impairment, respiratory disease, and previous anatomic anomalies such as esophageal atresia.
Rothenberg has led the study and development of techniques for minimally invasive surgery for congenital disease in neonates, especially in the treatment of congenital lung disease and esophageal atresia.
Propylthiouracil (PTU) has been the preferred therapy for Graves' disease during pregnancy, especially during first-trimester organogenesis, because methimazole (MMI) and carbimazole have been associated with aplasia cutis and rare embryopathy including choanal atresia, esophageal atresia, tracheoesophageal fistula, and athelia.
In up to 50% of the cases, it is associated with other congenital anomalies, including Down syndrome (30%), (2) tracheoesophageal fistula, esophageal atresia, imperforate anus, and Hirschsprung's disease.
The authors pointed out that "among the 15 infants born after maternal liver transplantation, there were two with a congenital malformation, one of which was complex and serious: esophageal atresia with a heart defect and an iris malformation.
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