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Minerva Anestesiologica 2008 September;74(9):501-2

Copyright © 2008 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

language: English

Cyclic supraventricular tachycardia in the parturient: to treat or not to treat?

Kuczkowski K. M., Miller T.

Departments of Anesthesiology, and Reproductive Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA


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Cardiac arrhythmias are more common in pregnant women than in non-pregnant women. In the asymptomatic pregnant patient with a stable fetus, watchful waiting might be the best strategy. Herein, we describe the first reported case of a pregnant patient who developed cyclic supraventricular tachycardia during labor. No treatment was prescribed, with a good maternal and fetal outcome.

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