Document Detail


Anesthesia for cesarean delivery in a patient with large anterior mediastinal tumor presenting as intrathoracic airway compression.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  25422618     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Anterior mediastinal mass is a rare pathology that presents considerable anesthetic challenges due to cardiopulmonary compromise. We present a case that was referred to us in the third trimester of pregnancy with severe breathlessness and orthopnea. An elective cesarean delivery was performed under combined spinal epidural anesthesia with a favorable outcome. We discuss the perioperative considerations in these patients with a review of the literature.
Authors:
Yatish Bevinaguddaiah; Shivakumar Shivanna; Vinayak Seenappa Pujari; Manjunath Abloodu Chikkapillappa
Related Documents :
2930738 - Variation in the t/qrs ratio of fetal electrocardiograms recorded during labour in norm...
19432998 - Reduced expression of crh receptor type 1 in upper segment human myometrium during labour.
8672338 - Use of esmolol in a parturient with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy.
19085258 - Cytokine networks in the establishment and maintenance of pregnancy.
24613698 - Women with unexplained recurrent pregnancy loss do not have evidence of an underlying p...
15683368 - Peripartum care of the cocaine-abusing parturient: are we ready?
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Saudi journal of anaesthesia     Volume:  8     ISSN:  1658-354X     ISO Abbreviation:  Saudi J Anaesth     Publication Date:  2014 10 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-11-25     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  2014-11-26    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101500601     Medline TA:  Saudi J Anaesth     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  556-558     Citation Subset:  -    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Partial airway obstruction following manufacturing defect in laryngeal mask airway (Laryngeal Mask S...
Next Document:  Successful management of complex regional pain syndrome type 1 using single injection interscalene b...