Journal of Obstetric Anaesthesia and Critical Care

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 35--37

Anaesthetic implications of antiphospholipid antibody syndrome in pregnancy


Priyanka Garg, Prachi Gaba, Kirti N Saxena, Bharti Taneja 
 Department of Anaesthesiology, Maulana Azad Medical College and Lok Nayak Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Prachi Gaba
KC-22B, Phase 1, Ashok Vihar, Delhi -110 052
India

Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome is an autoimmune disorder characterized by venous and/or arterial thromboses. When present in women of reproductive age, it is associated with recurrent loss of pregnancy. This case report summarizes the perioperative course and anaesthetic management in a patient with bad obstetrics history who had to undergo emergency caesarean section.


How to cite this article:
Garg P, Gaba P, Saxena KN, Taneja B. Anaesthetic implications of antiphospholipid antibody syndrome in pregnancy.J Obstet Anaesth Crit Care 2011;1:35-37


How to cite this URL:
Garg P, Gaba P, Saxena KN, Taneja B. Anaesthetic implications of antiphospholipid antibody syndrome in pregnancy. J Obstet Anaesth Crit Care [serial online] 2011 [cited 2021 Jan 26 ];1:35-37
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