Nitroglycerin for fetal surgery: Fetoscopy and ex utero intrapartum treatment procedure with malignant hyperthermia precautions

Mark A. Rosen, Michael H. Andreae, Alison G. Cameron

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We report the administration of two anesthetics to a patient potentially at risk for malignant hyperthermia undergoing feta surgery and an ex utero intrapartum treatment procedure. Management of anesthesia and intraoperative uterine relaxation with IV nitroglycerin to avoid volatile anesthetics are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)698-700
Number of pages3
JournalAnesthesia and analgesia
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1 2003


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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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