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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE This study was performed to compare three supraglottic airway devices: the ProSeal laryngeal mask airway (PLMA), the laryngeal tube S (LTS) and the oesophageal-tracheal combitube (OTC) during routine surgical procedures. METHODS Ninety American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) I-III patients scheduled for routine minor obstetric(More)
Verloes-David-Pfeiffer mesomelia-synostoses syndrome is an autosomal-dominant form of mesomelic dysplasia comprising typical acral synostoses combined with ptosis, hypertelorism, palatal abnormality, CHD, and ureteral anomalies. Since the original reports in 1995, two other patients have been described with this syndrome, one of them the patient reported in(More)
We report on a 4-year-old boy with a multiple congenital anomaly syndrome comprising symmetric carpometacarpal and tarsometatarsal synostoses and moderate acromesomelia. Because both the anatomy and function in elbows, knees, and ankles were adversely affected, mobility in the upper limbs and gait were seriously impaired. Other important components of the(More)
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