[A case of total spinal block during epidural anaesthesia].

@article{Gazzanelli2004ACO,
  title={[A case of total spinal block during epidural anaesthesia].},
  author={S Gazzanelli and F Pierannunzi and Alessandra Vari and F. Caccamo and Silvia Riccardi and A Fermariello and Sergio Tarquini and Andrea Casullo and Mauro Caputo and Umberto Costi and H Al Radhi and Zaher Kharrub and Luciano Izzo},
  journal={Il Giornale di chirurgia},
  year={2004},
  volume={25 11-12},
  pages={405-7}
}
Most cases of total spinal block have been reported in the literature. The displacement of the catheter and the consequent dural perforation are the causes in large percentage of the patients (75%). The Authors describe this case for the importance of the causes and outcome of the patient. A 48 years old woman presented for hysterectomy for uterine fibromas… CONTINUE READING