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Anaesthesia in Gynaecology

  • Michael SonntagbauerEmail author


Gynaecologists and anaesthesiologists are both at the patient’s service when performing gynaecological procedures.This chapter emphasizes on anaesthesiological difficulties of vaginal procedures, laparotomy, laparoscopy and robotic assisted gynaecological surgery and is addressed to operating gynaecologists.


Anaesthesia Gynaecologic procedure Robotics Laparoscopy Fluid overload syndrome Compartment syndrome Subcutaneous emphysema Postoperative nausea and vomiting 





Adenosine triphosphate


Cardiac output


Carbon dioxide


Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


Compartment syndrome


Functional residual capacity


Gonadotropin-releasing hormone




Intra-abdominal pressure


Intra-operative hypotension


Intra-uterine pressure




Mean arterial pressure


Multiple organ failure


Minute volume


Neurokinin 1




Post anaesthesia care unit


Pressure, inspiratoric


Postoperative nausea and vomiting


Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system


Respiratory rate


Systemic inflammatory response syndrome


Trans-urethral resection


Vital capacity


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care Medicine and Pain TherapyFrankfurt University HospitalFrankfurtGermany

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