Revista Brasileira de Anestesiologia
Print version ISSN 0034-7094
NAG, Deb Sanjay; SAMADDAR, Devi Prasad; MAHANTY, Pratap Rudra and SENGUPTA, Aoyon. Delayed onset seizures after inguinal herniotomy in a premature infant: a case report. Rev. Bras. Anestesiol. [online]. 2012, vol.62, n.1, pp. 77-79. ISSN 0034-7094. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0034-70942012000100010.
We report a case of a premature neonate born at 34 weeks and operated at 6 weeks of age developing unexplained seizures 10 hours after the end of surgery under single shot caudal epidural analgesia with bupivacaine and lidocaine combined with general anesthesia
Keywords : Seizures; Infant [Premature]; Anesthesia [Caudal]; Postoperative Period.