Awake Intubation Fiberoptic Bronchoscope on Pregnancy Patient Undergo Decompression Laminectomy and Cervical Fusion Stabilization

Darmawan Jaya Saputra , Tjokorda Gde Agung Senapathi, I Gusti Ngurah Mahaalit Aribawa, Christopher Ryalino

Darmawan Jaya Saputra
Udayana university. Email:

Tjokorda Gde Agung Senapathi
Udaya University

I Gusti Ngurah Mahaalit Aribawa
Udayana University

Christopher Ryalino
Udayana University
Online First: August 30, 2019 | Cite this Article
Saputra, D., Senapathi, T., Aribawa, I., Ryalino, C. 2019. Awake Intubation Fiberoptic Bronchoscope on Pregnancy Patient Undergo Decompression Laminectomy and Cervical Fusion Stabilization. Bali Journal of Anesthesiology 3(2). DOI:10.15562/bjoa.v3i2.185

The traumatic and ankylosing cervical spine being rare in pregnancy can cause serious problems continuing pregnancy. Extensive neurological involvement which is rapidly progressive due to compression should be considered for immediate decompression. We present a case of a patient in the 19th weeks with diagnosis C5 compression fracture and paracervical abscess C5 et causa suspect TB spondylosis, complaints with paralysis in all four limbs. Surgical intervention was deemed necessary and was performed in the prone position. The early operative treatment and appropriate anaesthetic procedure resulted in good clinical outcome with improvement of neurological recovery.


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