Anaesthesia in a child with Patau's syndrome

Anaesthesia. 1995 Nov;50(11):980-2. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2044.1995.tb05933.x.


A 5-year-old girl who had Patau's syndrome associated with double outlet right ventricle and pulmonary stenosis required general anaesthesia for the formation of a modified Blalock-Taussig shunt.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Abnormalities, Multiple / surgery*
  • Anesthesia, General / methods*
  • Child, Preschool
  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 13*
  • Female
  • Heart Defects, Congenital / surgery*
  • Humans
  • Trisomy*