DISCUSSION: Since achondroplastic
patient presents with different physical characteristics, these influence the choice of anaesthetic procedures and complications.
Anesthesia for cesarean delivery in an achondroplastic
dwarf: a case report.
Objective: To describe the anesthesia management in an achondroplastic
patient scheduled for C-section under combined spinal-epidural anesthesia.
Morrow MJ, Black HL Epidural anaesthesia for caesarean section in an achondroplastic
He could have envisaged the achondroplastic
man as representing Pygmalion and the convulsive figure as (an albeit distinctively Baconic) Galatea: if so, again he possibly considered the allusion to the Greek myth as too specific, too illustrational.
dwarf, John Wolin faced daily challenges, not the least of which was an eventual curving of his spine.
By focusing on the experiences of four women, all achondroplastic
dwarfs, this paper addresses the particularity of their socio-spatial experiences as 'dwarf-women'.
The ability of the muscles to increase their length while the bone growth retards and then stops demonstrates that there is some advantage in performing limb lengthening in achondroplastic
She said Ms Loveridge - a 3ft 6in achondroplastic
dwarf - often fell asleep while watching television or listening to music.
Anesthesia for an achondroplastic
dwarf with bilateral vocal cord granuloma: Use of a Xomed Hunsaker Mon-Jet ventilation tube.
Best described this way--a beautiful, inflated achondroplastic