Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 27  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 360--361

Kluth type I-2 variant of pure esophageal atresia – First case report and challenges in its management


Rohit Kapoor, Amit Gupta, Rajiv Chadha 
 Department of Pediatric Surgery, Lady Hardinge Medical College and Kalawati Saran Children's Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Amit Gupta
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Room No. 330, 3rd Floor, Kalawati Saran Children's Hospital, Bangla Sahib Road, New Delhi - 110 001
India

This is the first case report of the Kluth type I-2 variant of esophageal atresia. The peculiar anatomy of this variant does not suit (1) esophageal substitution via posterior mediastinal route, (2) esophageal lengthening for preserving native esophagus and (3) distal esophageal stump stoma for gastric feeds.


How to cite this article:
Kapoor R, Gupta A, Chadha R. Kluth type I-2 variant of pure esophageal atresia – First case report and challenges in its management.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2022;27:360-361


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Kapoor R, Gupta A, Chadha R. Kluth type I-2 variant of pure esophageal atresia – First case report and challenges in its management. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2022 [cited 2022 Jul 3 ];27:360-361
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