Spontaneous epidural hematoma of the spine in pregnancy

Ashley S. Case, Patrick S. Ramsey

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Spontaneous spinal epidural hematomas are uncommon. Progressive neurologic deficits that are associated with epidural hematomas can develop rapidly and require prompt treatment. We present a case of spontaneous epidural hematoma of the thoracic spine that complicated a term pregnancy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)875-877
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 2005
Externally publishedYes


  • Pregnancy
  • Spontaneous epidural hematoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology


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