[Anesthesia for a patient with pemphigus erythematosus].

@article{Shimizu1992AnesthesiaFA,
  title={[Anesthesia for a patient with pemphigus erythematosus].},
  author={Taro Shimizu and Shiro Oku},
  journal={Masui. The Japanese journal of anesthesiology},
  year={1992},
  volume={41 12},
  pages={1977-80}
}
An 82-year-old female with pemphigus erythematosus had the head of femur replaced. In her case, systemic lupus erythematosus and myasthenia gravis, typical complications of pemphigus erythematosus, were not present. As even slight friction easily causes blisters in patients with pemphigus, we paid attention mainly to fragility of the skin and the mucus… CONTINUE READING