Anomalies Related to Oesophagus and Stomach
Let us discuss briefly the anomalies of oesophagus and stomach. These are summarised as follows:
2) Aspiration of saliva or feeds leading to pneumonia
3) Associated congenital malformation in 30- 40 % of cases.
Approximately 10% of babies with esophageal atresia with tracheo esophageal fistula may have anorectal malformation or it may be part of VACTERAL syndrome (vertebral anorectal cardiac tracheo esophageal renal and limb anomalies)