Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 289--291

Perioperative management of a patient with Gilberts syndrome and rheumatic heart disease


RV Ranjan, TR Ramachandran, David George Veliath, Diana Coelho 
 Department of Anaesthesiology, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry, India

Correspondence Address:
R V Ranjan
House No 11, Type D II Quarters, JIPMER Campus, Puducherry-605006
India

Anaesthetic management of patients with hepatic dysfunction can be quite challenging, as many anaesthetic agents are metabolized by liver. Heart disease on anti coagulation can pose additional challenge. Here we report a case of Gilbert«SQ»s syndrome with rheumatic heart disease on anti coagulation posted for elective hernia repair.


How to cite this article:
Ranjan R V, Ramachandran T R, Veliath DG, Coelho D. Perioperative management of a patient with Gilberts syndrome and rheumatic heart disease.Saudi J Anaesth 2012;6:289-291


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Ranjan R V, Ramachandran T R, Veliath DG, Coelho D. Perioperative management of a patient with Gilberts syndrome and rheumatic heart disease. Saudi J Anaesth [serial online] 2012 [cited 2020 Jul 10 ];6:289-291
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