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  1. Anaesthetic considerations in a child with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva

    Anaesthetic considerations in a child with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) is an extremely rare genetic disorder characterised by extraskeletal ossification of connective tissue. Affected individuals often become completely immobilised by their third decade of life. Amongst numerous anaesthetic concerns, the airway management of patients with FOP...