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Epidural Anesthesia for Cesarean Delivery of Quadruplets: Acid-base and Local Anesthetic Concentrations
  1. Sanjay Datta, M.D.,
  2. Marguerite Poreda, M.D.,
  3. Stephen J. Naulty, M.D.,
  4. Gerard W. Ostheimer, M.D.,
  5. Michael F. Greene, M.D. and
  6. Jess B. Weiss, M.D.
  1. From the Department of Anesthesia and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts


A procedure for cesarean delivery of quadruplets is described, and the special problems of multiple gestations and deliveries are briefly reviewed.

  • Anesthesia
  • epidural
  • Cesarean delivery
  • Complications
  • multiple gestation

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