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Synonyms for fistula

a chronic inflammation of the withers of a horse

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an abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface


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Early recognition of H-type tracheoesophageal fistula.
Long-term assessment of the treatment of recurrent tracheoesophageal fistula with fibrin glue associated with diathermy.
Selective bilateral bronchial intubation for large, acquired tracheoesophageal fistula.
Koveski T, Rubin S: Long-term complications of congenital esophageal atresia and/or tracheoesophageal fistula.
Tracheoesophageal fistula in AIDS: Stent versus primary repair.
Tracheoesophageal fistula caused by mycobacterial tuberculosis adenopathy.
Endoscopic treatment of recurrent tracheoesophageal fistula.
Endoscopic treatment of recurrent congenital tracheoesophageal fistula with Histoacryl glue via the esophagus.
Five patients had Down syndrome and one patient had VATER (vertebral defects, anal atresia, tracheoesophageal fistula and radial-renal dysplasia) association, while four children were described as babies with undefined syndromes.
Rheumatol 2009;36:635-41) with VACTERL anomalies, which include vertebral anomalies, anal atresia, cardiac defects, tracheoesophageal fistula, renal anomalies, and limb abnormalities.
Asthma is the most common cause of chronic cough in the pediatric population, but also consider less common etiologies such as tracheoesophageal fistula, cystic fibrosis (CF), and bronchopulmonary dysplasia.
Oh and by the way, he has a history of tracheoesophageal fistula, subglottal stenosis, and esophageal atresia.
Such defects included one schizencephaly, one tracheoesophageal fistula, one transposition of the great vessels, one polydactyly, and two cases of patent ductus arteriosus.
Rebecca was born at 36 weeks by vaginal delivery at which time she was diagnosed with multiple congenital anomalies including tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF), a ventricular septal defect, ectopic kidney, and abnormal vertebra.