As part of a clinical research study approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is offering fetoscopic endoluminal tracheal occlusion (FETO), a fetal surgery procedure that may improve outcomes in babies with the most severe cases of congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH).
This video explains the procedure with animations and illustrations, and includes interviews with the clinical team leading the study. Find detailed, updated enrollment criteria here.
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH)
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Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment