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What is Blaichman syndrome?

What is Blaichman syndrome?

  • Blaichman syndrome: A very rare genetic disorder characterized by a malformation where there is an opening between the trachea and esophagus. Webbing of the fifth finger is also present.

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Blaichman syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Blaichman syndrome: Introduction

Types of Blaichman syndrome:

Broader types of Blaichman syndrome:

How serious is Blaichman syndrome?

Complications of Blaichman syndrome: see complications of Blaichman syndrome

What causes Blaichman syndrome?

Causes of Blaichman syndrome: see causes of Blaichman syndrome

What are the symptoms of Blaichman syndrome?

Symptoms of Blaichman syndrome: see symptoms of Blaichman syndrome

Complications of Blaichman syndrome: see complications of Blaichman syndrome

Blaichman syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Blaichman syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Blaichman syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Blaichman syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Blaichman syndrome.
Treatments for Blaichman syndrome: see treatments for Blaichman syndrome

Name and Aliases of Blaichman syndrome

Main name of condition: Blaichman syndrome

Other names or spellings for Blaichman syndrome:

Tracheoesophageal fistula [symphalangism], Esophageal atresia with or without tracheoesophageal fistula, Tracheoesophageal fistula with or without esophageal atresia

Blaichman syndrome: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Blaichman syndrome:


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