Management of anaesthesia in an infant with an anomalous lung arising from the oesophagus.

The anaesthetic management of a 19-month-old male infant undergoing pneumonectomy for a rare congenital anomaly is discussed. The trachea communicated solely with the left lung and there was an abnormal communication between the oesophagus and the right main-stem bronchus. Gross infection of the right lung was present. Our experience suggests that the… CONTINUE READING

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