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Pseudocholinesterase deficiency

Deficiency of butyrylcholine esterase
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Pseudocholinesterase Deficiency: What the Proceduralist Needs to Know.
Last Updated: Nov 11, 2019

Pseudocholinesterase deficiency is a rare genetic as well as an acquired disorder that affects the body's ability to metabolize choline esters such as succinylcholine and mivacurium. It can be inherited as an autosomal recessive trait, occurring in approximately 1 in 3,200 to 1 in ...

A case of pseudocholinesterase deficiency in the PACU.
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2017

A 39-year-old patient with unrecognized atypical pseudocholinesterase was given succinylcholine during the rapid-sequence induction process and subsequently had a prolonged neuromuscular blockade. The patient was reassured, sedated, and ventilated in the postanesthesia care unit (PACU). ...

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A Case of Pseudocholinesterase Deficiency Resulting From Malnutrition.
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2017

Pseudocholinesterase deficiencies occur because of both genetic and acquired factors. We present the case of a patient with a history of bariatric surgery and severe malnutrition who subsequently developed prolonged neuromuscular blockade after succinylcholine administration. She ...

Allergic reaction to suxamethonium during emergency caesarean section and pseudocholinesterase deficiency in the same patient.
Last Updated: Nov 13, 2018

An allergic reaction during the caesarean section can be harmful for mother and foetus. Our patient has undergone an urgent caesarean section due to the imminent threat of foetal hypoxia. After operation, we applied prolonged mechanical ventilation. The anaesthesia was induced with ...

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