Anaesthetic management in case of ankylosing spondylitis

Kulkarni, Malavika (2007) Anaesthetic management in case of ankylosing spondylitis. Karnataka Anaesthesia Journal, 8 (2). pp. 30-32. ISSN 2394-6954

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We are presenting the case report of a 45 year old male with ankylosing spondylitis posted for emergency closure of gastric perforation. This report highlights the problems and challenges faced by the anaesthesiologist in the anaesthetic management especially airway and intubation difficulties.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Ankylosing spondylitis; cervical spine; difficult intubation.
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Anaesthesiology
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 22 Oct 2016 14:50
Last Modified: 22 Oct 2016 14:50

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