[Epidural anesthesia in obstetrics: an accidentally placed intrathecal catheter--remove it or use it?].


Epidural anesthesia is an established method in obstetrics. Despite constant practical experiences and established techniques, accidental penetrations of the dura and therefore malpositioning of the catheter in the intrathecal space are still present. This can result in post spinal headaches, a higher dispersion of the local anesthetic followed by life… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1268422