CONGENITAL STRICTURE OF THE OESOPHAGUS, 878
878 CONGENITAL STRICTURE OF THE OESOPHAGUS
No clinical information is available for this specimen, which shows a stricture in the oesophagus of a small child at a level 2 cms above the bifurcation of the trachea. At the point the oesophagus has a very narrow lumen and a grape stalk can be seen impacted in it. There is hypertrophy of the muscle coat above the stricture.