[Perioperative management of the patient with von Willebrand's disease].

A 67-year-old man with von Willebrand's disease, was referred to our hospital for operation of the lung cancer. He underwent right upper lobectomy of the lung and mediastinal lymph node dissection under general anesthesia. Three days before surgery, 1-desamino-8-D-arginine-vasopressin (DDAVP) was infused with good response of bleeding time shortening from 6… CONTINUE READING