CONSIDERAZIONI SU UN CASO DI PARALISI IPOPOTASSIEMICA GRAVE IN PORTATRICE DI ILEAL-BLADDER

Translated title of the contribution: A cause of severe hypokaliemic paralysis in patient with ileal bladder

S. Sghirlanzoni, C. Grassi, P. Geraci

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Abstract

A case of ileal-bladder bearer girl is reported, with flaccid tetraplegia and respiratory insufficiency: the pathogenetic mechanism is analysed (chronic hyperchloremic acidosis and sever hypokalemia). An accurate evaluation of the total potassium pool is recommanded to avoid this neuro-muscular syndrome.

Translated title of the contributionA cause of severe hypokaliemic paralysis in patient with ileal bladder
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)339-345
Number of pages7
JournalAnestesia e Rianimazione
Volume20
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1979

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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