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Parturient with Kyphoscoliosis and Bilateral Poliomyelitis Posted for Emergency Caesarean Section-An Anaesthetic Challenge
Pregnancy along with deformities of costovertebral skeletal structure challenges our technique of anaesthesia. Poliomyelitis is a neuromuscular disorder caused by poliovirus (enterovirus). Poliomyelitis is the major cause of secondary kyphosis in India. Kyphoscoliosis is characterised by progressive deformity of spine consisting of lateral and posterior curvature.
Kyphoscoliosis, Poliomyelitis, Emergency Caesarean Section.
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