The peripartum management of a patient with glutaric aciduria type 1.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The management of cesarean delivery for a parturient with placenta previa at 36 weeks' gestation and glutaric aciduria type 1 is presented. The management goal was to prevent encephalopathic crisis by ensuring adequate caloric intake with dextrose infusion and to provide carnitine supplementation and adequate anesthesia.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ituk, US; Allen, TK; Habib, AS

Published Date

  • March 2013

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 25 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 141 - 145

PubMed ID

  • 23352788

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1873-4529

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jclinane.2012.06.023


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States