Acta Scientific Medical Sciences (ASMS)(ISSN: 2582-0931)

Case Report Volume 6 Issue 3

Difficulty and Obstacle in the Management of an Tracheoesophageal Fistula by Accidental Inhalation of a Foreign Body (Chicken Bone), in a 16-month-old Infant at the Amissa Bongo Regional Hospital Center in Franceville

Ngakani Offobo Silvère1*, Aseke Kundulunga Jean Albert2, Nyamatsiengui Hilaire3 and François Ondo Ndong4

1General Surgery Department, Amissa BONGO Regional Hospital, Center of Franceville, Gabon
2Radiology Department, Amissa BONGO Regional Hospital, Center of Franceville, Gabon
3Surgical Department, Military Hospital of AKANDA, Gabon
4Centre Hospitalier, Universitaire Libreville, Gabon

*Corresponding Author: Ngakani Offobo Silvère, General Surgery Department, Amissa BONGO Regional Hospital, Center of Franceville, Gabon.

Received: December 08, 2021; Published: February 11, 2022


The inhalation of foreign bodies is a frequent, poorly listed and multifactorial situation. It may be accidental or voluntary. Through this observation in 16-month-old infants, we try to show that foreign workers can present an immediate danger. The Tracheoesophageal fistula is a medical-surgical emergency that requires multidisciplinary management involving clinicians, radiologists, surgeons and endoscopists. Lack of adequate equipment can lead to death.

Keywords: Difficulty; Tracheoesophageal Fistula; Infant


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Citation: Ngakani Offobo Silvère., et al. “Difficulty and Obstacle in the Management of an Tracheoesophageal Fistula by Accidental Inhalation of a Foreign Body (Chicken Bone), in a 16-month-old Infant at the Amissa Bongo Regional Hospital Center in Franceville”.Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 6.3 (2022): 39-42.


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