Caesarean delivery in a pregnant woman with epidermolysis bullosa: anaesthetic challenges.

Abstract

Epidermolysis bullosa is a heterogeneous group of hereditary diseases characterised by extreme fragility of skin and mucosa, with blister and lesion formation spontaneously or in response to trauma. Anaesthetic management of these patients is challenging with respect to positioning, monitoring, use of medical devices and airway management. These challenges… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijoa.2017.01.010

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