TITLE

Myotonic dystrophy diagnosed after cesarean section

AUTHOR(S)
Shirasawa, Yumiko; Ishida, Kazuyoshi; Matsumoto, Mishiya
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Journal of Anesthesia;Dec2014, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p952
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a case study of a 30-year-old woman who was diagnosed with myotonic dystrophy (MD) following cesarean section under general anesthesia. The details of the medical condition of the patient are presented. The researchers recommend regional anesthesia for cesarian section for patients who were diagnosed with MD preoperatively.
ACCESSION #
99922372

 

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