esophagorespiratory

esophagorespiratory

 [ĕ-sof″ah-go-re-spi´rah-tor″e]
pertaining to or communicating with the esophagus and respiratory tract (trachea or a bronchus).
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Successful management of multiple esophagorespiratory fistulas using two types of stent: Report of a case.
Sung, "Esophagorespiratory fistula: long-term results of palliative treatment with covered expandable metallic stents in 61 patients," Radiology, vol.
Mathew, "Benign esophagorespiratory fistula: a case series and a novel technique of definitive management," Diseases of the Esophagus, vol.
An esophagorespiratory fistula (ERF) is an anomalous connection between the esophagus and a portion of the respiratory tract.
Esophagorespiratory fistulas carry a high morbidity and mortality rate, and thus prompt diagnosis and treatment are crucial.
Esophagorespiratory fistulas are commonly associated with malignancy or trauma; they are rarely seen in the immunocompromised patient.
Clinical implications of esophagorespiratory fistulae in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (SCCA).
Malignant esophageal obstruction and esophagorespiratory fistula: palliation with a polyethylene-covered Z-stent.
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Management of malignant esophagorespiratory fistula.
Palliative treatment of malignant esophagorespiratory fistulas with Gianturco-Z stents.
Acquired benign esophagorespiratory fistula: Report of 16 consecutive cases.