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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.


10 May 2024

Understanding Esophageal Atresia as a Lifelong Condition

Esophageal Atresia as a Lifelong Condition Recent research has [...] LEARN MORE

18 March 2024

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Bronchiectasis Patient Conference 2024

Join us on Saturday 23 March 2024 from 10:00-16.00 [...] LEARN MORE

02 March 2024

Rare disease day: ABeFAO awareness video

10 February 2024

Picture with information of the joint meeting of INoEA, PAAFIS and the Aerodigestive society

INoEA, PAAFIS and Aerodigestive Society will hold joint meeting

The joint meeting of the International Network of Esophageal [...] LEARN MORE

29 August 2023

The Work of EAT e.V. in ERNICA, the European Network for Rare Inherited and Congenital Anomalies

ERNICA is the European Reference Network for rare hereditary [...] LEARN MORE

17 June 2023

The International Network on Oesophageal Atresia (INoEA) consensus guidelines on the transition of patients with oesophageal atresia–tracheoesophageal fistula

View article The Transition Working Group of the International [...] LEARN MORE

03 March 2023

We were born with EA/TEF: testimonies from adults born with EA/TEF

Thank you to the adults TOFS members for sharing [...] LEARN MORE

27 November 2022

Five years of ERNICA

As ERNICA, the European Reference Network for rare Inherited [...] LEARN MORE

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The 7th international Conference on EA will be held in Istambul, Turkey, in 2025.