In infants with congenital esophageal atresia with a gasless abdomen, the authors have determined the length of the distal esophageal segment by injecting air into the stomach through a gastrostomy tube and causing the infant to burp. It is a safe and accurate method and can be done with or without fluoroscopic control.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||1|
|Publication status||Published - 1977|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiological and Ultrasound Technology