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Case Report

Year: 2017 | Month: March | Volume: 4 | Issue: 3 | Pages: 22-25

Brain Abscess Drainage under Scalp Block in DORV Patient

Dr. Manoj Kamal1, Dr. Geeta Singariya2, Dr. Bharath Srinivasan3, Dr. Rakesh Kumar4

1Associate Professor, Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care, AIIMS, Jodhpur (Rajasthan) India
2Professor, 3Senior Resident, 4Assistant Professor,
Deptt. Of Anaesthesiology, Dr. S. N. Medical College, Jodhpur (Raj) India

Corresponding Author: Dr. Manoj Kamal


The double outlet right ventricle (DORV) is a rare congenital heart disease. A 12 year old child of neglected DORV presented to us for incision and drainage of cerebral abscess. The surgical procedure was performed successfully under scalp block with general anaesthesia.

Key words: Double outlet right ventricle, Brain abscess,Scalp block, Anaesthetic management

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