Vascular anomalies causing tracheoesophageal compression: A 20-year experience in diagnosis and management

Yilmaz M., Ozkan M., Dogan R., Demircin M., Ersoy U., Boke E., ...More

HEART SURGERY FORUM, vol.6, no.3, pp.149-152, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Title of Journal : HEART SURGERY FORUM
  • Page Numbers: pp.149-152


Background:Vascular rings and other congenital aortic arch anomalies may be major causes of tracheoesophageal obstruction in children. In this report, our diagnostic approach, surgical treatment, and early and late results for 30 patients are reported.