Anesthetic management in VACTERL syndrome
İlker Öngüç Aycan 1 * , Hüseyin Turgut, Zeynep Baysal Yıldırım, Gönül Ölmez Kavak
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1 Dicle University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Diyarbakır, Turkey* Corresponding Author


VACTERL Syndrome consists of many problems regarding to anesthesia management due to multiple congenital malformations which may include vertebral, cardiac, trachea-osephageal, renal and limb anomalies. Here we present our anesthetic management -in terms of preanesthetic evaluation, premedication, induction and maintenance of anesthesia and postoperative follow up- in a newborn patient with VACTERL Syndrome undergoing tracheo-eosophagial fistula operations.


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Article Type: Case Report

J Clin Exp Invest, 2014, Volume 5, Issue 1, 103-105

Publication date: 11 Mar 2014

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