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Neuraxial anesthesia for labor and cesarean delivery in a parturient with hereditary antithrombin deficiency on recombinant human antithrombin infusion therapy.

TitleNeuraxial anesthesia for labor and cesarean delivery in a parturient with hereditary antithrombin deficiency on recombinant human antithrombin infusion therapy.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsPamnani A, Rosenstein M, Darwich A, Wolfson A
JournalJ Clin Anesth
Volume22
Issue6
Pagination450-3
Date Published2010 Sep
ISSN1873-4529
KeywordsAdult, Anesthesia, Epidural, Antithrombin III Deficiency, Antithrombins, Cesarean Section, Female, Humans, Infusions, Intravenous, Pregnancy, Pregnancy Complications, Hematologic, Recombinant Proteins
Abstract

A recombinant human antithrombin (rhAT; generic name: antithrombin Alfa) has recently been developed. A 37 year-old parturient with hereditary antithrombin deficiency, receiving rhAT infusion therapy, who successfully received an epidural catheter for analgesia and anesthesia during labor and cesarean delivery, is presented.

DOI10.1016/j.jclinane.2009.05.008
Alternate JournalJ Clin Anesth
PubMed ID20868967