Repeat epidural caesarean section in a patient with cerebral arteriovenous malformation.

@article{Yau1994RepeatEC,
  title={Repeat epidural caesarean section in a patient with cerebral arteriovenous malformation.},
  author={Gordon Hok Man Yau and Tat Leang Lee},
  journal={Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore},
  year={1994},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={579-81}
}
Following a previous uneventful pregnancy and caesarean section, a 27-year-old woman with an untreated cerebral arteriovenous malformation presented again with a second pregnancy. While the cerebral haemodynamics during labour and delivery remain unclear, it is best to avoid Valsalva manoeuvres in women with cerebrovascular disease, and therefore caesarean section is usually the preferred method of delivery. The aim of anaesthetic management for caesarean section in women with cerebrovascular… CONTINUE READING