A 31-year-old member asked:
Tracheo-oesophageal fistula and oesophageal atresia hereditary?
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Pediatric Surgery 44 years experience
Not usually: Esophageal atresia with or with out fistula is usually sporadic. There area a few cases ( and i mean very few) in the literature where a parent had ea-tef and had a child with same. It is reportable.
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Last updated Jul 30, 2012
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