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Esophageal atresia

Disease definition

Oesophageal atresia (OA) encompasses a group of congenital anomalies with an interruption in the continuity of the oesophagus, with or without persistent communication with the trachea.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q39.0  Q39.1
  • OMIM: 189960
  • UMLS: C0014850
  • MeSH: D004933
  • GARD: 6381
  • MedDRA: 10021530  10030146

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