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Neurologic Disorders

  • Cassandra Wasson
  • Albert Kelly
  • David Ninan
  • Quy Tran
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Abstract

This chapter discusses the most common neurologic disorders to be encountered, such as myasthenia gravis, epilepsy, and multiple sclerosis. It also discusses the effects of pregnancy and neuraxial anesthesia on these disorders.

Keywords

Multiple sclerosis Spinal cord injury Autonomic hyperreflexia Myasthenia gravis Epilepsy Muscular dystrophy Neurofibromatosis Guillain-Barre syndrome 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cassandra Wasson
    • 1
  • Albert Kelly
    • 1
  • David Ninan
    • 2
  • Quy Tran
    • 3
  1. 1.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterMoreno ValleyUSA
  2. 2.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterLoma LindaUSA
  3. 3.Harbor–UCLA Medical CenterTorranceUSA

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