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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Congenital tracheomalacia


Other Names for this Disease
  • Tracheomalacia, congenital
  • Type 1 tracheomalacia
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  • Is this a condition to be very worried about in a one month old infant and at one month old, should tests be performed to confirm diagnosis, or just presume that is what it is and that the infant will out grow it. What are the dangers associated with this defect in terms of sleeping and breathing and feeding. And finally, how common is it that other congenital defects may be present, when diagnosed with this condition. Thank you Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • Tracheomalacia, congenital
  • Type 1 tracheomalacia
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.