Ultrasound Assessment of the Inferior Vena Cava in Children
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This is a prospective, non-blinded observational study to compare measurement of inferior vena cava (IVC) dimensions with two placement sites of the ultrasound probe (sub-xiphoid and the side or right lateral position).
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Ages Eligible for Study:
1 Year to 12 Years (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Children undergoing elective dental surgery.
ASA 1-2 patients scheduled for elective dental surgery under general anesthesia.
History of significant pulmonary disease, cardiac disease, and laparotomy.