Undiagnosed raised intracranial pressure complicating labour.

  title={Undiagnosed raised intracranial pressure complicating labour.},
  author={Howard G Wakeling and P C Barry},
  journal={International journal of obstetric anesthesia},
  volume={4 2},
A 30-year-old woman was admitted to the labour ward at term complaining of symptoms suggestive of raised intracranial pressure which were overlooked. Epidural analgesia was administered following induction of labour and was associated with a clear exacerbation of symptoms. After delivery a CT scan revealed a large cerebello-pontine angle tumour with… CONTINUE READING