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Anaesthesia for a child with Walker-Warburg syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12950865     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Walker-Warburg syndrome (WWS) is a rare lethal autosomal recessive disorder manifested by characteristic central nervous system and eye malformations. We have not come across reports of general anaesthesia in a child with WWS in the English literature. We report a case of general anaesthesia in a 12-month-old male child with WWS. The child also had bilateral cleft lip, cleft palate, urogenital malformation and hydronephrosis. Despite many potential anaesthesia concerns, anaesthesia was uneventful in this child.
Authors:
H Sahajananda; Jeevan Meneges
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Paediatric anaesthesia     Volume:  13     ISSN:  1155-5645     ISO Abbreviation:  Paediatr Anaesth     Publication Date:  2003 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-09-02     Completed Date:  2004-03-16     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9206575     Medline TA:  Paediatr Anaesth     Country:  France    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  624-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Anaesthesiology, St John's Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka, India. sahaj_anand@hotmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abnormalities, Multiple / genetics*
Anesthesia, General*
Anesthetics, Inhalation / administration & dosage*
Chromosome Aberrations
Cleft Lip / genetics,  surgery*
Eye Abnormalities / genetics
Genes, Recessive
Halothane / administration & dosage
Humans
Infant
Intubation, Intratracheal
Laryngoscopy
Male
Nervous System Malformations / genetics*
Nitrous Oxide / administration & dosage
Syndrome
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anesthetics, Inhalation; 10024-97-2/Nitrous Oxide; 151-67-7/Halothane

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