Acıbadem Üniversitesi Sağlık Bilimleri Dergisi 2013 , Vol 4, Issue 1
Horner Syndrome Following Lumbar Epidural Anesthesia For Caesarean Section
Muharrem Koçyiğit
Maslak Acıbadem Hastanesi, Anesteziyoloji, İstanbul, Türkiye Horner syndrome is a benign and rare complication following epidural anesthesia. The incidence is unknown but common at obstetric patients than the general population. It occurs with blockade of cervical sympathetic nerve fibers. This case report presents a case of horner syndrome following lumbar epidural anesthesia for caesarean section. Keywords : Horner Syndrome, epidural anesthesia, caesarean section