Intraoperative TEE of the Month - August 2015

published 4 years ago by Ed Nemergut and Robert Thiele (presented by the IARS)

Intracardiac thrombus

This is doctor Julie Huff Meyer with our open anesthesia intra operative T. E. case of the month for August 2015. Each month we feature an operative case which teachers are emphasizes an important aspect of basic entropic of T. E.. Our case this month is a 60 year old man with a past medical history of non alcoholic Seattle hepatitis causing cirrhosis and end stage liver disease. He is coming to the operating room for liver transplantation. His meld scores 34 he recently suffered decompensation his liver disease with hospitalization required due to acute kidney injury and a potto renal syndrome Anna Sarka and refractory Acehnese despite having undergone multiple tips procedures and revisions over the past several months. In addition 3 weeks prior to the surgery he had chest pain shortness of breath. He underwent a cardiac catheterization which revealed single vessel coronary artery disease ...

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