Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 11, Issue 4, pp 214–216 | Cite as

The association of esophageal duplication cyst with esophageal atresia

  • D. R. Kirks
  • H. C. Filston
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Abstract

Bronchopulmonary foregut malformations are a group of related disorders with a common embryologic pathogenesis. Two bronchopulmonary foregut malformations may occur concomitantly in the same patient.

Key words

Bronchogenic cyst Bronchopulmonary foregut malformation Enteric cyst Esophageal atresia Esophageal duplication cyst Foregut cyst Trancheoesophageal fistula 

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© Springer-Verlag 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. R. Kirks
    • 1
  • H. C. Filston
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Radiology, Pediatric Radiology SectionDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA
  2. 2.Department of Surgery, Section of Pediatric SurgeryDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA

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