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tra·che·o·e·soph·a·ge·al

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

tra·che·o·e·soph·a·ge·al

a. traqueoesofágico-a, rel. a la tráquea y al esófago.
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Don developed a special interest in the fledgling subspecialty of cardiothoracic anaesthesia and was involved in many of the early repairs of congenital tracheo-oesophageal fistulas performed in Johannesburg.
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Children with congenital gastrointestinal problems, such as tracheo-oesophageal fistula, will inevitably have difficulty due to the dysmotility of the oesophagus, which persists even after surgical correction.
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Bailey Stark was born with a detached oesophagus and was diagnosed with Tracheo-Oesophageal Fistula (TOF).
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