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Korean Journal of Anesthesiology 2009;56(2):225-229.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.4097/kjae.2009.56.2.225   
Anesthetic managements for repair of atrial septal defect in a patient with Young-Simpson Syndrome: A case report.
Seong Hyop Kim, Tae Yop Kim, Hwa Sung Jung, Joo eun Kang, Chung Sik Oh, Duk Kyung Kim, Tae Gyoon Yoon
1Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, School of Medicine, Konkuk University, Seoul, Korea. pondkim@unitel.co.kr
2Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Gangneung Asan Hospital, Ulsan University, College of Medicine, Gangneung, Korea.
Young-Simpson Syndrome (YSS) is a rare malformation syndrome characterized by facial dysmorphism, congenital heart abnormalities, congenital hypothyroidism and severe growth retardation. A 5-month-old girl was scheduled to undergo patch closure of atrial septal defect. She had been diagnosed with YSS preoperatively. We report out clinical experience of a case of YSS patient with brief review of related literatures and relevant anesthetic problems.
Key Words: Young-Simpson Syndrome


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