Tubular duplication of the esophagus

Fahad Alenazi, Ebtisam Alenazi, Ziad Asaad, Khaled Alqoaer


Esophageal duplication (ED) is a rare congenital anomaly, representing 10%-15% of all foregut duplications. Neonates may present with respiratory distress, while older children usually present with dysphagia. We report here a rare case of tubular duplication of the esophagus presenting with dysphagia in a 12-year-old Saudi boy.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5430/crim.v4n1p46


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Case Reports in Internal Medicine

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