Anaesthetic management of hepatic artery chemoembolization in a paediatric patient

Paediatric Anaesthesia
M Y LatooD Roebuck

Abstract

We present a case of a 3-year-old child who underwent hepatic artery chemoembolization. The anaesthetic management, prophylaxis of tumour lysis syndrome, nausea and vomiting and the management of perioperative pain relief are all discussed.

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Jul 9, 2005·European Radiology·Thomas J VoglMohamed Nabil
Nov 29, 2005·Annales Françaises D'anesthèsie Et De Rèanimation·C Lejus
Apr 7, 2009·American Journal of Clinical Oncology·David M LiuRiad Salem

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