Amnioinfusion with Hartmann's solution: a safe distention medium for endoscopic fetal surgery in the ovine model.

@article{Evrard1997AmnioinfusionWH,
  title={Amnioinfusion with Hartmann's solution: a safe distention medium for endoscopic fetal surgery in the ovine model.},
  author={V A Evrard and Kristin Verbeke and Koen H. E. Peers and François I. Luks and Antoon E M R Lerut and Kamiel Vandenberghe and Jan Deprest},
  journal={Fetal diagnosis and therapy},
  year={1997},
  volume={12 3},
  pages={188-92}
}
In this study, we have investigated the maternal effects of distending the uterine cavity with Hartmann's solution in 2nd trimester equivalent pregnant sheep. In 7 pregnant ewes, double endoscopic cannulation of the amniotic cavity was performed under general anesthesia, and 1 liter of Hartmann's solution at 38 degrees C, radiolabeled with 99mTc-red blood… CONTINUE READING