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A Journal on Anesthesiology, Resuscitation, Analgesia and Intensive Care

Official Journal of the Italian Society of Anesthesiology, Analgesia, Resuscitation and Intensive Care
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ISSN 0375-9393

Online ISSN 1827-1596

 

Minerva Anestesiologica 1998 July-August;64(7-8):357-60

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Total intravenous anaesthesia in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease. Case report

Gratarola A., Mameli M. C., Pelosi G.

University of Turin, Department of Medical Sciences of Novara, Chair of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care

A Total Intravenous Anaesthesia (TIVA) protocol in a case of hereditary motor-sensory neuropathy Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease in three consecutive orthopaedic surgical procedures is described. History, physical examination and sural nerve fascicular biopsy findings are reported. Problems related to the perioperative anaesthesiological management in peripheral neuropathies are di-scussed. Propofol and fentanyl without muscle relaxants, proved to be a safe technique, fast at reaching the level of surgical anaesthesia required, manageable for maintenance and rapidly reversible.

language: English


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