Sudden onset of severe pulmonary edema after emergency cesarean section


Mitral valve stenosis (MS) associated with rheumatic disease no longer represents a major heart problem during the perinatal period in Japan. Here we present a case of acute heart failure due to MS after emergency cesarean section (CS). The patient was transferred due to the development of fetal distress at 36 weeks gestation and underwent an emergency CS… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s40981-016-0049-2


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