Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 6, Number 12, December 2015, pages 580-585

Anesthetic Management of an Adolescent With Diamond-Blackfan Syndrome During Posterior Spinal Fusion


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Preoperative photograph of the patient showing macrocephaly, mild hypertelorism, and flattening of nasal bridge which are characteristics of patients with Diamond-Blackfan anemia.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Radiographs of the spine showing severe thoracolumbar kyphoscoliosis.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Radiographs of both hands showing carpo-metacarpal anomalies consistent with Diamond-Blackfan anemia.