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2023 Jan 14

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth



The effects of intravenous remifentanil on umbilical artery serum-derived exosomes in parturients undergoing epidural anesthesia: a randomized trail.


Wang L, Li J, Yang X, Xiong Y, Wang Z, Li L, Li X, Zhang H, Chen Y, Lin L, Xiong X
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2023 Jan 14; 23(1):29.
PMID: 36641425.


Umbilical artery serum-derived exosomes (UEs) serve as messengers for maternal-fetal information exchange and cellular regulation. Intravenous remifentanil could be considered as an effective adjunct to epidural anesthesia in providing a favorable analgesia effect for cesarean section (C-section), but its effects on UEs are currently unknown.