tracheoesophageal


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tra·che·o·e·soph·a·ge·al

(trā'kē-ō-ē-sof'ă-jē'ăl),
Relating to the trachea and the esophagus.

tracheoesophageal

/tra·cheo·esoph·a·ge·al/ (tra″ke-o-e-sof″ah-je´al) pertaining to the trachea and esophagus.

tracheoesophageal

(trā′kē-ō′ĭ-sŏf′ə-jē′əl)
adj.
Of or relating to the trachea and the esophagus.

tra·che·o·e·soph·a·ge·al

(trā'kē-ō-ē-sof-ā'jē-ăl)
Relating to the trachea and the esophagus.
Synonym(s): tracheo-oesophageal.

tracheoesophageal

pertaining to or arising from the trachea and the esophagus.

tracheoesophageal fistula
a communication between the trachea and the esophagus; can occur during fetal life due to faulty separation of the laryngotracheal groove from the foregut; often associated with esophageal stenosis or atresia, aspiration pneumonia.
tracheoesophageal ridge
primordium of the embryonic tracheoesophageal septum.
tracheoesophageal septum
the partition which develops by fusion of the tracheoesophageal ridges; completes the separation of the trachea and esophagus in the developing embryo.
tracheoesophageal stripe sign
in x-rays, the dorsal wall of the trachea and the adjacent ventral wall of the esophagus may be visualized because of air in the esophagus.
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Keywords: Adult, Congenital tracheoesophageal fistula, H-Type Tracheoesophageal fistula, Late presentation, VACTERAL, VATER.
The studied population was composed of 11 totally laryngectomized patients speaking with an electronic larynx (8) or tracheoesophageal voice (3), aged between 43 and 84 years (mean 65 [+ or -] 10.
Wong et al evaluated the use of a nasal septal button for preventing aspiration pneumonia from the site of a leaking tracheoesophageal prosthesis.
Unilateral absence is associated with other skeletal and nonskeletal congenital anomalies in 57% of cases [1, 4-6], including at least one case associated with VATER complex (vertebral defects, anal atresia, tracheoesophageal fistula with esophageal atresia, and radial and renal anomalies) [4].
First, the left RLN travels within the tracheoesophageal groove (TEG), whereas the right RLN courses anterior to TEG.
Major factors contributing to the growth of the global ENT devices market include high prevalence of chronic sinusitis, rising geriatric population, favorable reimbursement scenario for ENT procedures in developed countries, rising adoption of minimally invasive ENT procedures, increasing presence of prominent players in the ENT devices market, and technological advancements However, changes in the reimbursement policy for Tracheoesophageal Voice Prosthesis (TEP) devices in the U.
5%), followed by tracheoesophageal fistula repair (25%).
5 ALL: acute lypmhoblastic leukemia; LES: lower esophageal sphincter; LESVVA: lower esophageal sphincter vector volume analysis; LRTI: lower respiratory tract infection; MMR: mental motor retardation; TEF: tracheoesophageal fistula Table 2.
Bradley Tweedy from Bedlington was born with a tracheoesophageal fistula and atresia, and a right- sided diaphragmatic hernia, forcing him to spend the first year of life in hospital fighting for his life.
The study was terminated due to suspicion for a tracheoesophageal abnormality.
These are leaving the vagus passes around the right subclavian respectively the arch of the aorta cross the neck in the tracheoesophageal groove and enter the larynx.