Airway management considerations in children with I-cell disease.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Inclusion-cell disease (mucolipidosis II/I-cell disease) is a lysosomal storage disease characterized by a constellation of physical findings which complicate airway management. There is currently a deficit of published literature describing appropriate strategies for acute management of these children's airways. This paper details emergency and anesthetic airway management concerns and potential solutions in a small series of children with I-cell disease.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Mallen, J; Highstein, M; Smith, L; Cheng, J

Published Date

  • May 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 79 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 760 - 762

PubMed ID

  • 25818347

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1872-8464

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijporl.2015.02.034


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Ireland