Freeman–Sheldon Syndrome

JOURNAL TITLE: Journal of Research & Innovation in Anesthesia

Author
1. Indrani Hemantkumar
2. Nutan D Kharge
3. Abhilasha D Motghare
4. Shrutee A Meshram
ISSN
DOI
10.5005/jp-journals-10049-0062
Volume
4
Issue
1
Publishing Year
2019
Pages
1
Author Affiliations
1. com.mps.common.model.Contributor@6149fe6 ,
2. com.mps.common.model.Contributor@307a9274 ,
3. com.mps.common.model.Contributor@10a5a8f2 ,
4. com.mps.common.model.Contributor@78615dee
Article keywords
Anesthesia, Difficult airway, Freeman–Sheldon syndrome, Microstomia

Abstract

Freeman–Sheldon syndrome1 is a rare progressive myopathic disorder. The presence of difficult airway, poor venous access, and possible susceptibility to malignant hyperthermia make anesthesia management challenging in these patients.2 We report the case of a child with Freeman–Sheldon syndrome with microstomia posted for posterior release of clubfoot.

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