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Perioperative management of a patient undergoing resection of interleukin-6 producing pheochromocytoma
Pheochromocytomas produce hormones, cytokines, and catecholamines. We report perioperative anesthetic management of a rare interleukin-6 (IL-6)-producing pheochromocytoma.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:49
Imaging evaluation of continuous extrapleural intercostal nerve block for minimally invasive cardiac surgery: a case report
Spinal nerve block is difficult with minimally invasive cardiac surgery (MICS), because of the risk of serious bleeding complications due to full heparinization. Continuous extrapleural intercostal nerve block...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:48
Successful airway management with combined use of a McGRATHTM MAC videolaryngoscope and fiberoptic bronchoscope in a patient with congenital tracheal stenosis diagnosed in adulthood
Most patients with congenital tracheal stenosis (CTS) develop respiratory symptoms early in life. CTS remaining undiagnosed until adulthood is rare.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:47
1-kHz high-frequency spinal cord stimulation alleviates chronic refractory pain after spinal cord injury: a case report
Patients with spinal cord injury (SCI) frequently complain of intractable pain that is resistant to conservative treatments. Here, we report the successful application of 1-kHz high-frequency spinal cord stimu...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:46
Although most epidural catheter knot formation has been reported in lumbar epidural catheter placement, knot formation in a thoracic epidural catheter has been experienced.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:45
Acute-onset paraplegia as an unexpected complication under general anesthesia in supine position during abdominal endovascular aneurysm repair: a case report
Acute onset paraplegia after endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) is a rare but well-known complication. We here show a 79-year-old woman with paraplegia caused by static and dynamic spinal cord insult not by i...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:44
Anesthetic management of a patient with severe aortic regurgitation undergoing reoperation for ascending aorta false aneurysm using hypothermia: prevention of ventricular fibrillation by nifekalant
To prevent cardiac collapse and to protect cerebral function, hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass is established before resternotomy. However, ventricular fibrillation under hypothermia facilitates left ventric...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:43
Evaluation of the effect of apixaban using a viscoelastic coagulation assay with Russell’s viper venom reagent
Conventional coagulation tests, such as prothrombin time and activated partial thromboplastin time, are not sensitive to anticoagulation by apixaban. We evaluated the antithrombotic effect of apixaban using a ...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:42
Safety of perioperative period in robot-assisted atrial septal defect repair under hyperkalemic arrest
Various attempts have been made to meet patient desires, especially among younger and otherwise healthy individuals, for cosmetically satisfying incision with atrial septal defect (ASD) repair. One of procedur...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:41
Longer time to extubation after general anesthesia with desflurane in patients with obstructive respiratory dysfunction: a retrospective study
The prospect of patients with obstructive respiratory dysfunction undergoing surgery has increased with the growth in the elderly population; however, there have been few investigations about the recovery prof...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:40
Transient maintenance of tracheal patency upon the insertion of a flexible bronchoscope in a patient with an anterior mediastinal mass: a case report
Patients with an anterior mediastinal mass are at risk of perioperative respiratory collapse.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:39
A case of left ventricular free wall rupture after insertion of an IMPELLA® left ventricular assist device diagnosed by transesophageal echocardiography
The IMPELLA® is a minimally invasive left ventricular assist device. We report a case in which transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) was useful in diagnosis of left ventricular rupture after IMPELLA® insertion.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:38
Concurrent positive skin tests to prophylactic antibiotics and rocuronium in two patients with life-threatening anaphylaxis after induction of anesthesia
Prophylactic antibiotics and neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBA) are two of the major causative agents of anaphylaxis after induction of anesthesia.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:37
Complete atrio-ventricular block with coronary artery spasm due to direct laryngoscopy in a pediatric patient with laryngeal papillomatosis: a case report
Coronary artery spasm has rarely been reported in pediatric patients. Previous studies have reported comorbidities and risk factors for coronary artery spasms. We present the case of a complete atrio-ventricul...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:36
Spurious electroencephalographic activity due to pulsation artifact in the depth of anesthesia monitor
The depth of anesthesia (DOA) is estimated based on the anesthesia-induced electroencephalogram (EEG) changes. However, the surgical environment, as well as the patient him/herself, generates electrical interf...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:35
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Successful intrathecal neurolytic block for the management of cancer pain in a 10-year-old child: a case report
Cancer pain management in children is challenging owing to their unique patient characteristics. We present the case of a 10-year-old girl whose cancer pain was successfully managed using an intrathecal neurol...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:33
The validation of a Japanese language version of the postoperative quality of recovery scale: a prospective observational study
The Postoperative Quality of Recovery Scale (PostopQRS) is a survey-based tool that measures quality of the postoperative recovery in multiple domains over multiple time periods. The purpose of this study is t...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:32
Skin temperature changes after ultrasound-guided supra-inguinal fascia iliaca block: a prospective observational study
Ultrasound-guided supra-inguinal fascia iliaca block (SFIB) is widely used as regional anesthesia of the hip and thigh. It is difficult to judge the blocking effect and the spreading local anesthesia. We hypot...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:31
Anesthetic management of a morbidly obese patient with endometrial cancer during robot-assisted laparoscopic surgery
The number of robot-assisted surgeries being performed has increased in recent years, even in patients with risk factors, such as obesity, owing to advancements in medical technologies. We here report the anes...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:30
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Anesthetic management of a patient with situs inversus totalis undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting surgery: a case report
Anesthetic management of coronary artery bypass grafting surgery (CABG) in a dextrocardia patient with situs inversus totalis is rarely encountered and seldom reported in the literature.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:28
Analysis of intraoperative modifiable factors to prevent acute kidney injury after elective noncardiac surgery: intraoperative hypotension and crystalloid administration related to acute kidney injury
The optimal intraoperative blood pressure range and crystalloid administration protocol for the prevention of acute kidney injury (AKI) after elective noncardiac surgery remain unknown.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:27
Formulating an anesthetic plan using a list of high-risk pregnant women on cloud-based business communication tools: a case report
We report a case in which a list of high-risk pregnant women on cloud-based business communication tools was useful in formulating an anesthetic plan for unscheduled cesarean section.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:26
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Correlation between activated clotting time monitoring and heparin concentration measurement in a patient with antiphospholipid syndrome during cardiac valve surgery: a case report
Anticoagulation management of patients with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) undergoing cardiac surgery is challenging due to the prolongation of activated clotting time (ACT). Currently, no study has compared ...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:24
The value of the portable fibrinogen measuring device—a case report of severe postpartum hemorrhage with obstetric disseminated intravascular coagulation
Fibrinogen concentration is an important indicator of the treatment for obstetric disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC). We present how using the fibrinogen measuring device could solve problems in the ...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:23
Continuous pericapsular nerve group block for postoperative pain management in total hip arthroplasty: report of two cases
Total hip arthroplasty (THA) is one of the surgical procedures associated with severe postoperative pain. Appropriate postoperative pain management is effective for promoting early ambulation and reducing the ...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:22
Remimazolam has less cardiovascular depressant effects than propofol in non-cardiac surgical patients. However, the efficacy and safety of remimazolam in cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) have ...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:21
Anesthetic management for mastectomy and total hysterectomy in a 49-year-old woman with type 1 sialidosis: a case report
Sialidosis is an autosomal recessive glycoprotein storage disorder, caused by neuraminidase deficiency which leads to abnormal intracellular accumulation and urinary excretion of sialylated oligosaccharides, r...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:20
Anesthetic considerations for cesarean delivery in a parturient with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: a case report
Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT), also known as Rendu-Osler-Weber syndrome, is a rare autosomal dominant disorder characterized by mucocutaneous telangiectasia and arteriovenous malformations (AVMs)...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:19
Prolonged onset and duration of action of rocuronium after accidental subcutaneous injection in a patient with chronic renal failure—a case report
Drugs administered subcutaneously have delayed onset and prolonged duration of action versus those given intravenously. Since the duration of action of rocuronium is prolonged in patients with renal dysfunctio...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:18
Remimazolam for a patient with myotonic dystrophy type 1 who underwent endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography under general anesthesia: a case report
Remimazolam is a benzodiazepine receptor agonist with an ultra-short-acting anesthetic effect. We used remimazolam for anesthesia in a patient with myotonic dystrophy type 1 who underwent endoscopic retrograde...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:17
Two cases of intraoperative hemodynamic instability during combined thoracoscopic-laparoscopic surgery for esophagogastric junction carcinoma
Intraoperative complications during combined thoracoscopic-laparoscopic surgery for esophagogastric junction (EGJ) carcinoma have not been reported as compared to those during surgery for esophageal carcinoma....
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:16
Successful removal of a central venous catheter misplaced in the right subclavian artery using an intravascular stent: a case report
Cannulation of a central venous catheter is sometimes associated with serious complications. When arterial cannulation occurs, attention must be given to removal of a catheter.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:15
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Well leg compartment syndrome following robot-assisted radical cystectomy in the lithotomy position: a case report
The indications for robot-assisted urologic surgeries have expanded due to their low invasiveness. However, complicated surgical procedures lead to prolonged surgical duration, requiring patients to remain in ...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:13
Careful medical interview and ultrasonography enabled detection of acute kidney injury and hematoma after lumbar trigger point injection—a case report
Trigger point blocks are now widely practiced, especially in pain treatment. Among the complications of lumbar trigger point injection, reports of medically induced kidney injury are very rare, and diagnosis d...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:12
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Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:11
Patients with myotonic dystrophy may have increased sensitivity to drugs used for anesthesia. We successfully managed general anesthesia in a patient with myotonic dystrophy using a novel intravenous anestheti...
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Conjoined twins are an extremely rare congenital occurrence, and anesthetic management for surgical separation presents unique challenges for anesthesiologists.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:6
Perioperative abnormal electroencephalography in a later-stage elderly with septic shock: a case report
Patients with sepsis often exhibit abnormal patterns of electroencephalogram (EEG). We report an abnormal EEG pattern in a later-stage elderly patient with septic shock and EEG analysis results.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:5
Cases of systemic thromboembolism due to thrombus formation in the pulmonary vein stump after lobectomy have been reported recently. Cerebral infarction after left upper lobectomy is a common symptom in these ...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:4
An optimal epidural catheter placement site for post-cesarean section analgesia with double-space technique combined spinal–epidural anesthesia: a retrospective study
Epidural anesthesia affects lower extremities, which often prevents early mobilization postoperatively. The incidence of numbness and motor weakness in the lower extremities with respect to epidural catheter p...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:3
Anesthetic management of pulmonary artery replacement for idiopathic dilatation of the pulmonary artery with a Kommerell’s diverticulum: a case report
Idiopathic dilatation of the pulmonary artery (IDPA) is a rare condition in which the pulmonary artery dilates without an obvious cause. Pulmonary artery replacement is indicated in severe cases to prevent ser...
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:2
Life-threatening airway obstruction caused by angioedema in a morbidly obese postoperative patient: a case report
We report a case of a morbidly obese patient who developed life-threatening airway obstruction due to angioedema.
Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2021 7:1
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