oa Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia - Positive maternal and foetal outcomes after cardiopulmonary bypass surgery in a parturient with severe mitral valve disease : case study
|Article Title||Positive maternal and foetal outcomes after cardiopulmonary bypass surgery in a parturient with severe mitral valve disease : case study|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia|
|Affiliations||1 University of Limpopo, 2 University of Limpopo and 3 University of Limpopo|
|Publication Date||Jan 2011|
|Pages||299 - 302|
|Keyword(s)||Anaesthesia, Cardiac surgery, Cardiopulmonary bypass surgery, Mitral valve replacement and Parturient|
This case study describes the successful management of a parturient with severe mitral stenosis and moderate mitral regurgitation who underwent cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) surgery. A healthy baby was delivered by Caesarean section 11 days later. The effects of CPB surgery and mitral valve replacement on parturient and foetus are discussed.
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