Anaesthesia in Achondroplastic Dwarves

  • A. Lauri
  • M. Marri
  • C. Galli
  • V. Giusti
  • M. Corbari
  • P. Koch
Part of the Basic Life Sciences book series (BLSC, volume 48)


Achondroplasia is an autosomal dominant skeletal dysplasia with disease of endochondral bone formation, due to intrinsic failure of proliferating cartilage in the growth plates (1, 16, 18, 28).


Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome Endochondral Bone Formation Acute Intermittent Porphyria Respiratory Stem Standard Growth Curve 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Lauri
    • 1
  • M. Marri
    • 1
  • C. Galli
    • 1
  • V. Giusti
    • 1
  • M. Corbari
    • 1
  • P. Koch
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Anaesthesiology and ReanimationBambino Gesù HospitalRomeItaly

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