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Clinical Focus

  • Anesthesia

Academic Appointments

Professional Education

  • Medical Education: Boston University School of Medicine (2012) MA
  • Board Certification: American Board of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine (2018)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesia (2018)
  • Fellowship: Stanford University Anesthesiology Fellowships (2017) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University Anesthesiology Residency (2016) CA
  • Internship: University of Washington Dept of Surgery (2013) WA


All Publications

  • Anesthetic Considerations for Liver Transplantation in a Patient with Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalopathy Syndrome. Cureus Madhok, J. n., Leong, J. n., Cohn, J. n. 2019; 11 (6): e5038


    Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy (MNGIE) is a rare, complex mitochondrial disorder with variable phenotypes caused by a defect in the TYMP gene that codes for the thymidine phosphorylase enzyme. Orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) has been proposed as a curative option for patients by using the liver as a source to restore thymidine phosphorylase levels in the body. Anesthetic considerations for this syndrome have not been clearly outlined in the past. We describe the clinical presentation of a young woman with MNGIE, her perioperative assessment, and intraoperative management during liver transplantation.

    View details for DOI 10.7759/cureus.5038

    View details for PubMedID 31501730

    View details for PubMedCentralID PMC6721878

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