geoscience.net logo
+ Resolve Article
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter

+ Translate
+ Subscribe to Site Feed
GeoScience Most Shared ContentMost Shared Content

Life-threatening anaphylactic reaction after the administration of airway topical lidocaine


, : Life-threatening anaphylactic reaction after the administration of airway topical lidocaine. Pediatric Pulmonology 46(5): 505-508

A 9-year-old boy who developed a life-threatening anaphylaxis reaction of the airway and subsequent dyspnea and circulation collapse because of instilled the topical lidocaine into the airway within 2 min before performing flexible bronchoscopy (FB). FB revealed swollen airway mucosa and extensive foamy secretion that severely compromised the ventilation lumen. Rapid detection with FB and immediate resuscitation, including prompt administration of epinephrine, volume expander, and positive pressure ventilation with pure oxygen via an endotracheal tube, were successfully save the patient's life.

US$19.90

PMID: 21194174

DOI: 10.1002/ppul.21399


Other references

Kern, H.; Choi, S.; Wenz, G.; Heinrich, J.; Ehrhardt, L.; Mischnick, P.; Garidel, P.; Blume, A., 2000: Synthesis, control of substitution pattern and phase transitions of 2,3-di-O-methylcellulose. An improved heterogeneous procedure has been found for the regioselective introduction of trityl and 4-methoxytrityl groups at the primary positions of cellulose. The 6-O-tritylcelluloses produced were completely methylated by MeI-NaOH in Me2SO so...

Ferris, B.G.; Warren, A.; Beals, C.A., 1955: The vital capacity as a measure of the spontaneous breathing ability in poliomyelitis. Vital capacity is a useful index of the need for respiratory aid during the course of poliomyelitis. Expressed as a percentage of the predicted vital capacity it can be used as an index to determine when a patient should be given a trial in a tank...

Agostino R.; Hallett M.; Sanes J.N., 1992: Antagonist muscle inhibition before rapid voluntary movements of the human wrist. When a fast voluntary movement is performed from a background condition of sustained antagonist muscle activation, there is often a decrease in antagonist muscle activity before the onset of the first agonist muscle burst (AG1) that continues unti...

Ueda, S., 1989: Clinical significance of hemoglobin analysis. Nihon Rinsho. Japanese Journal of Clinical Medicine 48 Suppl: 1029-1032

Pierpont, E.; De., 1901: Decouverte dans la region de la Mense d'un niveau fossilifere a la base de l'assise de Rouillon. Annales de la Societe Geologique de Belgique, XXII 163-216

Bellini, E., 1995: Recovery and reconstitution of chestnut woods. The regeneration of chestnut production in Italy is discussed with notes on fertilizer application, management techniques, planting stock production, problems encountered with environmental conditions, diseases and pests, manual and mechanical har...

Steitz, J.A., 2003: Commentary: Bio2010--new challenges for biology educators. Cell Biology Education 2(2): 87-91

Ollert, M.W.; David, K.; Schmitt, C.; Hauenschild, A.; Bredehorst, R.; Erttmann, R.; Vogel, C.W.lhelm, 1996: Normal human serum contains a natural IgM antibody cytotoxic for human neuroblastoma cells. Neuroblastoma (NB) is characterized by the second highest spontaneous regression of any human malignant disorder, a phenomenon that remains to be elucidated. In this study, a survey of 94 normal human adult sera revealed a considerable natural hum...

Djemali, I.; Laouar, H.; Toujani, R., 2010: Distribution patterns of fish biomass by acoustic survey in three Tunisian man-made lakes. In order to test the hypothesis that fish distribution is related to water depth, three exploited reservoirs were sampled at day and at night using a Simrad EK60 echosounder. Acoustic surveys were carried out between February and June 2008, which...

Weimberg R.; Shannon M.C., 1988: Vigor and salt tolerance in 3 lines of tall wheatgrass. The F1 progeny of the cross of two salt-tolerant lines of Thinopyrum elongatum [Host] D. R. Dewey grew better than either parent under non-saline and saline growth conditions. Under non-saline conditions, the hybrid produced 1.8 times as much vege...