Published: 2020-07-22

H- type tracheoesophageal fistula in a child presenting as recurrent cough

Yash Pal Sharma, Shruti Sharma, Sandeep Moudgil


H-type of tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) is a rare congenital malformation presenting during infancy with choking and recurrent pneumonia. We present a case of H-type TEF with intermittent nonspecific cough, diagnosed on oesophagogastroscopy and upper gastrointestinal contrast study. She was operated at the age of 30 months


Congenital, Oesophagogastroscopy, Tracheo esophageal fistula

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