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Tracheomalacia

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Congenital laryngeal stridor



  • This is a congenital softening or weakness of the tracheal wall.

  • Persistent noisy, high-pitched sounds when breathing after birth
  • Breathing difficulties

  • It caused by underdeveloped tracheal cartilage.

  • Based on physical examination

  • No specific treatment is required.
  • Slow and careful feedings
  • Nasotracheal intubation or tracheostomy in severe cases


  • Symptoms usually decrease spontaneously by age 2.

  • Chondromalacia of trachea
  • Laryngeal edema from injury
  • Papilloma of the vocal cord
  • Branchial cleft cyst
  • Thyroglossal Duct Cyst




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