Esophageal Atresia Treatment Program | Conditions and Treatments

Esophageal Atresia

Esophageal atresia (EA) is a rare birth defect in which a baby is born without part of the esophagus (the tube that connects the mouth to the stomach). About 1 in 4,000 babies in the U.S. is born with

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Tracheoesophageal Fistula

Tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) is an abnormal connection in one or more places between your child's esophagus and the trachea. TEF can cause respiratory (breathing) problems as a result of stomach

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Tracheomalacia

Tracheomalacia is collapse of the airway when breathing. This means that when your child exhales, the trachea narrows or collapses so much that it may feel hard to breathe. This may result in a

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