The trachea (windpipe) is the airway that extends downward from the voice box and carries air into the lungs. There are various types of cancerous and malignant tracheal diseases, including tracheal tumors, tracheal stenosis and tracheobronchomalacia.
If you have not been formally diagnosed yet, call (412) DOCTORS (412) 362-8677 to see your primary care provider to explore all possible causes of your symptoms. All thoracic procedures require a referral from a provider before scheduling.
If you have a referral for a thoracic procedure, contact the team at the facility where you want to have the procedure completed: