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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

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Causes of Congenital tracheal stenosis

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Congenital tracheal stenosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Congenital tracheal stenosis: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Congenital tracheal stenosis

Prognosis for Congenital tracheal stenosis: inflammation of the breathing airway can be life-threatening

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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)

Related Congenital tracheal stenosis Info

More information about Congenital tracheal stenosis

  1. Congenital tracheal stenosis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis

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