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Anesthetic Management of Cervical Disc Herniation in a Patient with Churg-Strauss Syndrome: A Case Report

Kamran Mottaghi, Farhad Safari, Parisa Sezari, Masoud Forouzmehr, Masoud Nashibi




Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS) or allergic granulomatosis is a necrotizing vasculitis with different presentations. In this case highlights the anesthetic management of a known case of CSS who underwent posterior spinal fixation surgery. Our patient fulfilled the ACR diagnosis criteria because of  showing asthma, paranasal sinusitis, positive skin biopsy and eosinophilia.Before anesthesia induction, laryngeal nerves block by lidocaine was conducted. Fiber-optic bronchoscopy was preceded by inserting a No. 7.5 spiral cuffed endotracheal tube.


Churg- Strauss Syndrome; Anesthetic Management; Cervical Disc Herniation


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.22037/jcma.v3i4.23843


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