Anaesthetic management for a child with the Ellis‐van Creveld syndrome: a case report

CHRISTOPHER L. WU, RONALD S. LITMAN

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Abstract

Summary A three‐and‐a‐half‐year‐old female with the Ellis‐van Creveld syndrome (EVS) underwent a successful anaesthetic for amputation of a digit. EVS is a rare congenital disease involving the skeletal, pulmonary, and cardiac systems. The manifestations of EVS and anaesthetic management of patients with EVS are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)335-337
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Anesthesia
Volume4
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - 1994
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • anaesthesia: syndromes: Ellis‐van Creveld
  • chondroectodermal dysplasia
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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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