Unusual aspects of low levels of pseudocholinesterase in a pregnant patient

R. S. Ravindran, D. F. Cummins, K. L. Pantazis, B. J. Strausburg, John Baenziger

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Abstract

In this report a patient who had an uneventful intraoperative and postopeative course following the first exposure to succinylcholine but, during a subsequent procedure, developed prolonged respiratory dysfunction following a second exposure to succinylcholine is described. This patient was subsequently found to have an extremely low level of pseudocholinesterase.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)953-955
Number of pages3
JournalAnesthesia and Analgesia
Volume61
Issue number11
StatePublished - 1982
Externally publishedYes

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Pseudocholinesterase
Succinylcholine

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Ravindran, R. S., Cummins, D. F., Pantazis, K. L., Strausburg, B. J., & Baenziger, J. (1982). Unusual aspects of low levels of pseudocholinesterase in a pregnant patient. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 61(11), 953-955.

Unusual aspects of low levels of pseudocholinesterase in a pregnant patient. / Ravindran, R. S.; Cummins, D. F.; Pantazis, K. L.; Strausburg, B. J.; Baenziger, John.

In: Anesthesia and Analgesia, Vol. 61, No. 11, 1982, p. 953-955.

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Ravindran, RS, Cummins, DF, Pantazis, KL, Strausburg, BJ & Baenziger, J 1982, 'Unusual aspects of low levels of pseudocholinesterase in a pregnant patient', Anesthesia and Analgesia, vol. 61, no. 11, pp. 953-955.
Ravindran RS, Cummins DF, Pantazis KL, Strausburg BJ, Baenziger J. Unusual aspects of low levels of pseudocholinesterase in a pregnant patient. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 1982;61(11):953-955.
Ravindran, R. S. ; Cummins, D. F. ; Pantazis, K. L. ; Strausburg, B. J. ; Baenziger, John. / Unusual aspects of low levels of pseudocholinesterase in a pregnant patient. In: Anesthesia and Analgesia. 1982 ; Vol. 61, No. 11. pp. 953-955.
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