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Anaesthetic Management of Severe Aortic Stenosis for Caesarean Section
Severe aortic stenosis (AS) is uncommon in pregnancy due to late manifestation in life. We present a case of severe AS posted for caesarean section who was successfully managed under general anaesthesia.
Obstetric Anaesthesia, Aortic Stenosis, Caesarean Section, General Anaesthesia.
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- K Tyagaraj, Gutman D A, Belliveau L, Sadiq A, Bhutada A, Feierman D E. A Multidisciplinary Approach to Anaesthetic Management of a Parturient with Severe Aortic Stenosis: Case Reports in Anaesthesiology; Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 489157 4 pages, 2015. doi:10.1155/2015/489157
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