Progeria and anesthesia

J. W. Chapin, J. Kahre

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Progeria or Hutchinson-Gilford syndrome is a rare disorder of children characterized by 'premature aging'. This case report presents a patient with progeria who underwent general anesthesia on 4 occasions for correction of a dislocated hip.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)424-425
Number of pages2
JournalAnesthesia and analgesia
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1979
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


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