Should intraoperative cell salvage be used during cesarean delivery? Chapter uri icon


MeSH Major

  • Anesthesia, Epidural
  • Anesthesia, Obstetrical
  • Anesthesia, Spinal
  • Anticoagulants
  • Hematoma, Epidural, Spinal


  • © Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017.A 32-year-old woman, G3P2, at 38-week gestation presented to triage with vaginal bleeding. She had two previous cesarean sections: the first for breech presentation and the second at her request, both of which were complicated by uterine atony and postpartum hemorrhage. She received a blood transfusion, but did not recall the amount or type of blood products administered.

publication date

  • January 2016



  • Book Chapter


Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-3-319-43169-7_50

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 169

end page

  • 172