Home|Journals Follow on Twitter| Subscribe to List

Directory for Medical Articles

Open Access

Case Report

BTDMJB. 2007; 3(1): 29-32

Anesthetic approach in patient with Ehlers Danlos syndrome: Case report

Tamer Kuzucuoğlu, Kemal Tural, Cihan Kolip, Zuhal Arıkan.

Ehlers Danlos syndrome (EDS) is a genetically transmitted syndrome characterized by hyperextensibl derma and joints, hypermobility,
hypotonia, atrophic scars, fragility in varicose vessels, aneursym and tears in great vessels, diverticulosis in intestinal systems, increased
fragility in operation, dental resorbtion. In EDS, there is a disorder in collagene synthesis and structure. General anesthesia is the choice of
anesthesia in a patient with EDS for operation. In these patients, precautions must be taken during difficult intubation to avoid trauma
during positioning the patient, to make a nontraumatic aspiration. We aimed to present anesthetic management of a patient with EDS

Key words: Ehlers Danlos Syndrome,anesthesia, intraoperative complications

Article Language: Turkish English

Share this Article

American Journal of Diagnostic Imaging


BiblioMed Home
Follow ScopeMed on Twitter
Author Tools
eJPort Journal Hosting
About BiblioMed
License Information
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
Contact Us

The articles in Bibliomed are open access articles licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/) which permits unrestricted, non-commercial use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the work is properly cited.
ScopeMed is a Database Service for Scientific Publications. Copyright © ScopeMed® Information Services.