esophageal atresia

The child who had been living only on milk was seen eating chocolate at the King George’s Medical University in Lucknow.(Representative image)

Lucknow: Docs perform rare surgery to treat child born with incomplete food pipe

By Gaurav Saigal | Hindustan Times, Lucknow, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON SEP 27, 2018 12:36 PM IST
A six-year-old child born with esophageal atresia, a rare birth defect in which a baby is born without a part of the tube that connects the mouth to stomach (esophagus), became the first Indian child to be operated by Kimura technique.
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