Intracranial hypotension can be a complication of epidural anaesthesia. Pure clinical spinal hypotension manifesting as acute transient quadriplegia following epidural anaesthesia is a severe, life-threatening complication that have not been described before. This complication can be solved with an epidural blood patch; thus, it should be familiar to doctors across all specialities.
- epidural anaesthesia
- intracranial hypotension
- Intraspinal hypotension syndrome
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology