Definitions for tracheoesophageal fistula

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word tracheoesophageal fistula

Freebase

  1. Tracheoesophageal fistula

    A tracheoesophageal fistula is an abnormal connection between the esophagus and the trachea. TEF is a common congenital abnormality, but when occurring late in life is usually the sequela of surgical procedures such as a laryngectomy.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Tracheoesophageal Fistula

    Abnormal passage between the ESOPHAGUS and the TRACHEA, acquired or congenital, often associated with ESOPHAGEAL ATRESIA.

Translation

Find a translation for the tracheoesophageal fistula definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these tracheoesophageal fistula definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"tracheoesophageal fistula." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 31 Aug. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/tracheoesophageal fistula>.

Are we missing a good definition for tracheoesophageal fistula?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for tracheoesophageal fistula: