ANAESTHESIA MANAGEMENT OF INGUINAL HERNIA IN A PATIENT WITH SEVERE KYPHOSCOLIOSIS
English

Hemanshu Pravin Chudasama, Bhaarat Shashikant Maheshwari, Kinjal Jayantilal Anand
2017 Journal of Evidence Based Medicine and Healthcare  
BACKGROUND Patients with kyphoscoliosis present a unique challenge during their anaesthetic management due to physiological derangements in cardiac and pulmonary function and may cause difficulties with both tracheal intubation and regional anaesthesia. We present a case report of 30 year's male patient with severe kyphoscoliosis posted for right side Lichtenstein's meshplasty successfully managed with spinal anaesthesia.
doi:10.18410/jebmh/2017/73 fatcat:yny4whsdnreh7cgylhp6xp4gty