Disease Information for Esophagus, atresia

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Anorexia in Infant
Dysphagia Swallowing Difficulties
Failure to Thrive
Failure to Thrive Child
Failure to thrive/infant sign
Feeding/Apetite Problems Child
Near death experience/infant/SIDS survivor
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Child-Infant Only
Population/Children/all
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Alpha Fetoprotein, serum (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Esophagoscopy/abnormality
X-RAY
Xray/Abdominal film abnormalities/ABD/KUB
Xray/Gasless abdomen, infant/ABD
X-RAY With contrast
Barium Swallowing Cine Abnormality
UGI/Barium swallow abnormality/esophagus
UGI/Esophagus abnormality
UGI/Esophagus constriction, distal
UGI/Esophagus lesion children
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Esophageal atresia
Polyhydramnios/Hydramnios
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Pediatric disorders (ex)
CLASS/Esophagus involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Intestinal/stomach/gut (category)
Process
PROCESS/Congenital/developmental (category)
PROCESS/Anomalies/Deformities/Malformations (EX)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
SX/Esophageal dilation
Surgical Procedures or Treatments
SX/Surgery
Definition

Congenital failure of the full esophageal lumen to develop that commonly occurs with TRACHEOESOPHAGEAL FISTULA. Symptoms include excessive salivation, gagging, cyanosis, and dyspnea.

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