Massive hemorrhage in a previously undiagnosed abdominal pregnancy presenting for elective Cesarean delivery.

@article{Ramachandran2004MassiveHI,
  title={Massive hemorrhage in a previously undiagnosed abdominal pregnancy presenting for elective Cesarean delivery.},
  author={Krishna Ramachandran and Phil. Kirk},
  journal={Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthesie},
  year={2004},
  volume={51 1},
  pages={
          57-61
        }
}
PURPOSE To report a case of previously undiagnosed abdominal pregnancy diagnosed at the time of Cesarean section for persistent oblique lie. Delivery of the fetus was followed by near catastrophic hemorrhage. The management of massive hemorrhage in the context of the obstetric patient is discussed. CLINICAL FEATURES A 32-yr-old, ASA 1 primigravida was scheduled for elective Cesarean delivery at 38 weeks gestation under general anesthesia for a persistent oblique lie. On opening the abdomen… CONTINUE READING
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