Article Abstract

Congenital tracheal stenosis: what should we look at for successful tracheoplasty?

Authors: Akiko Yokoi

Abstract

Congenital tracheal stenosis (CTS) is often described as a rare but life-threatening condition. The reported incidence in one study was 1 in 6,400 live births (1); however, the true incidence is unclear because many infants with CTS may die without a diagnosis.