Anaesthesia for infant with Jarcho Levin syndrome: case report


Geze S. , ARSLAN U. , TUSAT M.

REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA, vol.65, no.5, pp.414-416, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 65 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.bjane.2012.12.005
  • Title of Journal : REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.414-416

Abstract

Jarcho Levin syndrome is a rare disorder. There are various vertebral and costal anomalies. Severe deformities and abnormal fusion of ribs and vertebrae cause respiratory insufficiency and pneumonia. We present anaesthesia in a patient with Jarcho Levin syndrome for vesicoureteral reflux. (c) 2013 Sociedade Brasileira de Anestesiologia. Published by Elsevier Editora Ltda. All rights reserved.