Publications by authors named "Sudheer K Aarav"

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Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Anesthetic Challenges and Review of Literature.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2020 Jul 27;11(4):NP83-NP87. Epub 2017 Sep 27.

Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH; Fredrickson IIa) is a rare autosomal dominant hereditary disease associated with increased low-density lipoprotein cholesterol. We hereby report anesthetic challenges in a rare case of HoFH having severe progressive aortic stenosis, mitral regurgitation, diffuse aortic and carotid vessel involvement, and severe left ventricular dysfunction. The patient underwent a Konno aortoventriculoplasty with mechanical prosthesis along with mitral valve repair.
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