The Indian Anaesthetists’ Forum

: 2016  |  Volume : 17  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 52--54

Takayasu«SQ»s arteritis: An anesthetic challenge

Geetanjali S Verma 
 Department of Anesthesia, St. Martha's Hospital, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

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Takayasu«SQ»s arteritis (TA) is found commonly in young women presenting for cesarean section. A 24-year-old woman with a history of cerebrovascular disease and known case of Type I TA was managed successfully without perioperative complications under general anesthesia.

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Verma GS. Takayasu's arteritis: An anesthetic challenge.Indian Anaesth Forum 2016;17:52-54

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Verma GS. Takayasu's arteritis: An anesthetic challenge. Indian Anaesth Forum [serial online] 2016 [cited 2017 Mar 30 ];17:52-54
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