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The Federation of Esophageal Atresia and Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula

EAT is a federation of member support groups each associated with the rare congenital condition of Esophageal Atresia (EA). Each of the member organisations of EAT operates on a charitable basis in its own country.
The main goals of are to help EA patients and health professionals share their knowledge and experience, promote awareness of the condition across the world and support worldwide research and collation of information concerning the treatment and care of people born with esophageal atresia.


25 April 2017

Celebration of the CRACMO Birthday, Lille, France.

The National Reference Centre of Congenital conditions and Malformation [...] LEARN MORE

22 April 2017

Storify on ERNICA kick-off meeting

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01 April 2017

Centers members of ERNICA

ERNICA will focus initially on congenital gastro-intestinal (GI) diseases [...] LEARN MORE

08 March 2017

ERNICA: an European reference network which focuses mainly on EA

ERNICA is a European Reference Network (ERN) which addresses [...] LEARN MORE

16 February 2017

The launch of European reference networks for rare disease

On March 1, the European Commission announced the launch [...] LEARN MORE

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The 5th International Conference on Esophageal Atresia will be held in Rome, Italy, 2019