A case of Rett syndrome with reduced pain sensitivity.

  title={A case of Rett syndrome with reduced pain sensitivity.},
  author={Krishna M Devarakonda and Dorothy Lowthian and Thandla Raghavendra},
  journal={Paediatric anaesthesia},
  volume={19 6},
such as progressive respiratory failure, acute rhabdomyolisis, cardiac arrest, and malign hypertermia-like syndrome (2). The authors emphasize that in children with DMD are predispose to develop serious problems during surgery and anesthesia irrespective of the type of anesthetic agents used too. Anesthetic management of these patients is challenging and may cause serious problems to the anesthesiologist. Is regional anesthesia a safe and reliable alternative to general anesthesia in patients… CONTINUE READING
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