A case of yellow nail syndrome – Anaesthetic management and concerns

Mathew, Shaji and Navada, Jayanth A and Handigodu, Duggappa and Muhamed, Shiyad (2017) A case of yellow nail syndrome – Anaesthetic management and concerns. Sri Lankan Journal of Anaesthesiology, 25 (1). pp. 53-55. ISSN 1391-8834

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A 19-year old patient diagnosed with yellow nail syndrome was posted for bronchoscopic examination for aspiration and clearance of secretions. There were symptoms pertaining to cardiorespiratory systems. He was uncooperative to undergo the procedure under local anaesthesia. Procedure was successfully managed using dexmedetomidine infusion.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Yellow nail syndrome; respiratory distress; bronchoscopy.
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Anaesthesiology
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 20 Dec 2017 09:16
Last Modified: 20 Dec 2017 09:16
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/150313

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