Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 40--42

Emergency cesarean section in a COVID-19 patient: A case report


Mohammed Al Harbi1, Amr Elkouny2, Bader Babtain2, Mohamed Jahdaly2, Sultan Al-Malki2 
1 Department of Anesthesiology, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
2 Department of Anaethesia, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Mohammed Al Harbi
Department of Anesthesiology, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, PO Box 22490, Riyadh 11426
Saudi Arabia

Perioperative management of patients with corona virus disease 2019 (COVID-19) can be extremely challenging in order to keep the balance between providing optimal medical care and protecting health-care providers from the risk of infection. We report a 37-year-old COVID-19 patient undergoing an emergency cesarean section.


How to cite this article:
Al Harbi M, Elkouny A, Babtain B, Jahdaly M, Al-Malki S. Emergency cesarean section in a COVID-19 patient: A case report.Saudi J Anaesth 2021;15:40-42


How to cite this URL:
Al Harbi M, Elkouny A, Babtain B, Jahdaly M, Al-Malki S. Emergency cesarean section in a COVID-19 patient: A case report. Saudi J Anaesth [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 Oct 28 ];15:40-42
Available from: https://www.saudija.org/article.asp?issn=1658-354X;year=2021;volume=15;issue=1;spage=40;epage=42;aulast=Al;type=0