Proteus syndrome: what the anesthetist should know.

  • Divya Sethi
  • Published 2015 in Journal of clinical anesthesia


Proteus syndrome (PS), a rare hamartomatous disorder, manifests itself in asymmetric and disproportionate overgrowth of multiple body tissues. Because of complexity of the disorder, the anesthetic problems encountered during patients' perioperative management are very varied. We discuss the case of a 14-year-old adolescent boy diagnosed with PS who… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2015.03.038


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