Anesthetic Management of a 14 Year Old Girl Weighing Only 20 Kg with Bilateral Temporomandibular Joint Ankylosis with Profound Micrognathia
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Case Studies | Anaesthesiology | India | Volume 9 Issue 6, June 2020

Anesthetic Management of a 14 Year Old Girl Weighing Only 20 Kg with Bilateral Temporomandibular Joint Ankylosis with Profound Micrognathia

Dr. M. Sneha Valli, Dr. R. Kondareddy, Dr. C. G. Raghuram

Congenital Temporomandibular Joint ankylosis is a tricky entity and usually associated with ill and improper development of the mandible. We discuss a case of a 14 year old girl with Congenital Temporomandibular joint ankylosis posted for an elective Bilateral gap orthoplasty with temporal fascia interposition with right coronoidectomy and its anaesthetic implications.

Keywords: ankylosis, difficult airway management, awake nasal intubation, temporomandibular joint

Edition: Volume 9 Issue 6, June 2020

Pages: 796 - 798

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Dr. M. Sneha Valli, Dr. R. Kondareddy, Dr. C. G. Raghuram, "Anesthetic Management of a 14 Year Old Girl Weighing Only 20 Kg with Bilateral Temporomandibular Joint Ankylosis with Profound Micrognathia", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=SR20613214206, Volume 9 Issue 6, June 2020, 796 - 798

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