Anesthetic management of a patient with MERRF syndrome.

  title={Anesthetic management of a patient with MERRF syndrome.},
  author={Hugo Vilela and Javier Garcia-Fernandez and Elba M Parodi and Francisco Reinoso-Barbero and Pilar Bartolom{\'e} Duran and Fernando Gilsanz},
  journal={Paediatric anaesthesia},
  volume={15 1},
There are several specific considerations regarding anesthesia in patients with mitochondrial disease. We describe the successful administration of a combined general and epidural anesthesia with sevoflurane maintenance in a patient with myoclonic epilepsy with ragged red fibers (MERRF syndrome) scheduled for surgical treatment of bilateral clubfoot. 
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