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Anaesthetic Management of Severe Aortic Stenosis for Caesarean Section


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1 SDM, Dharwad, India

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.


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Obstetric Anaesthesia, Aortic Stenosis, Caesarean Section, General Anaesthesia.
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Authors

Kezia Susan Babu
SDM, Dharwad, India
Raghavendra Rao
SDM, Dharwad, India
Sameer Desai
SDM, Dharwad, India
Manjunath
SDM, Dharwad, India

Abstract


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.


Keywords


Obstetric Anaesthesia, Aortic Stenosis, Caesarean Section, General Anaesthesia.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.18311/isacon-Karnataka%2F2017%2FEP050