Congenital tracheal stenosis
Congenital tracheal stenosis: Introduction
Congenital tracheal stenosis: A rare birth defect where a portion of the trachea is narrowed due to the cartilage rings that make up the trachea forming a complete or almost complete ring.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Congenital tracheal stenosis is available below.
Symptoms of Congenital tracheal stenosis
See full list of 6
symptoms of Congenital tracheal stenosis
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Congenital tracheal stenosis:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Congenital tracheal stenosis?
Causes of Congenital tracheal stenosis
Read more about causes of Congenital tracheal stenosis.
Disease Topics Related To Congenital tracheal stenosis
Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Congenital tracheal stenosis:
Congenital tracheal stenosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Congenital tracheal stenosis
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even...read more »
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The digestive system contains a variety of "good" bacteria...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In fact, it's more likely to be an ...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with...read more »
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes.
However, there are also various other causes.
See causes of leg cramps or ...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms ...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis).
See ...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the...read more »
Read more about Misdiagnosis and Congenital tracheal stenosis
Congenital tracheal stenosis: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Nerve Specialists:
- Baby & Newborn Health Specialists:
- Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists:
- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
- more specialists...»
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Hospitals & Clinics: Congenital tracheal stenosis
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
for medical facilities in specialties related to Congenital tracheal stenosis:
Hospital & Clinic quality ratings »
Choosing the Best Hospital:
More general information, not necessarily in relation to Congenital tracheal stenosis,
on hospital performance and surgical care quality:
Congenital tracheal stenosis: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Evidence Based Medicine Research for Congenital tracheal stenosis
Medical research articles related to Congenital tracheal stenosis include:
Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database
Congenital tracheal stenosis: Animations
More Congenital tracheal stenosis animations & videos
Prognosis for Congenital tracheal stenosis
Prognosis for Congenital tracheal stenosis:
inflammation of the breathing airway can be life-threatening
More about prognosis of Congenital tracheal stenosis
Research about Congenital tracheal stenosis
Visit our research pages for current research about Congenital tracheal stenosis treatments.
Statistics for Congenital tracheal stenosis
Congenital tracheal stenosis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Congenital tracheal stenosis
User Interactive Forums
Read about other experiences, ask a question about Congenital tracheal stenosis, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:
Definitions of Congenital tracheal stenosis:
Congenital tracheal stenosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Congenital tracheal stenosis, or a subtype of Congenital tracheal stenosis,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Contents for Congenital tracheal stenosis: