General Anesthesia for a Patient With Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease.

Abstract

We report the successful management of general anesthesia for a patient with Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease (PMD). PMD is one of a group of progressive, degenerative disorders of the cerebral white matter. The typical clinical manifestations of PMD include psychomotor retardation, nystagmus, abnormal muscle tone, seizures, and cognitive impairment. General… (More)
DOI: 10.2344/15-00022.1

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