Analgesia & Resuscitation : Current ResearchISSN: 2324-903X

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Case Report, Analg Resusc Curr Res Vol: 6 Issue: 2

A Rare Complication of Severe Pre-Eclampsia: Acute Spontaneous Subdural Haematoma

Irie bi GS*, Derou KLA, Koffi N, Pete Y, Menin M, Nda-koffi C, Ogondon B, Kouadio S, Able E, Kouame KE and Brouh Y

Anesthesia-Resuscitation Department, University Hospital Center of Bouake, Bouake, Ivory Coast

*Corresponding Author : Irie bi GS
Anesthesia-Resuscitation Department, University hospital center of Bouake, Bouake, Ivory Coast
Tel: 00 22507673862

Received: December 19, 2017 Accepted: December 26, 2017 Published: December 30, 2017

Citation: Irie bi GS, Derou KLA, Koffi N, Pete Y, Menin M, et al. (2017) A Rare Complication of Severe Pre-Eclampsia: Acute Spontaneous Subdural Haematoma. Analg Resusc: Curr Res 6:2. doi:10.4172/2324-903X.1000150


Pre-eclampsia is a condition that complicates 5 to 8% of all pregnancies and is responsible for many complications involving maternal fetal outcomes. Subacute spontaneous subdural hematoma is a rare complication of pre-eclampsia especially in the absence of HELLP syndrome. Here we report the case of a 25-yearold woman with no prenatal consultation, who had severe preeclampsia complicating a 37-weeks-old pregnancy. Her condition worsened with a degradation of the state of consciousness of our patient 24 hours after admission at maternity unit. She was transferred to the intensive care unit of teaching hospital of Bouake. A brain computerized tomography (CT) scan revealed a right-sided subacute subdural haematoma requiring emergency intervention with a good postoperative outcome.

Keywords: Pre-eclampsia; Subdural haematoma; Pregnancy

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