Spinal epidural hematoma following epidural anesthesia. Case report

Ulivieri, Simone and Olivieri, Giuseppe (2009) Spinal epidural hematoma following epidural anesthesia. Case report. Il giornale di chirurgia, 30 (1-2). pp. 51-52. ISSN 1971-145X

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Epidural anesthesia is one of the preferred modes of analgesia intra-and postoperative in limb surgery. Although considered very safe, serious complications can occur with 0.1-1 per 10,000 epidural injections. We present a case of a patient who experienced an acute lumbar epidural hematoma after epidural anesthesia

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Epidural hematoma, Surgery, Anticoagulants
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici) > 617 Rami vari della medicina; Chirurgia
Depositing User: Nadia Del Gobbo
Date Deposited: 03 Feb 2016 13:17
Last Modified: 03 Feb 2016 13:17
URI: http://eprints.bice.rm.cnr.it/id/eprint/5637

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