Two probable anaphylactic events during consecutive cranial surgeries: case report

  • Rafael Ramirez-Gonzales Department of Anesthesiology and Surgical Center, Hospital María Auxiliadora, Ministry of Health, Lima, Peru.
  • Román Augusto Del-Castillo-Gervasi Department of Anesthesiology and Surgical Center, Hospital María Auxiliadora, Ministry of Health, Lima, Peru.
  • Carlos Javier Shiraishi-Zapata Surgical Center and Anesthesiology Service, Hospital EsSalud, Talara, Peru.
  • John Neper Laurencio-Ambrosio Department of Anesthesiology and Surgical Center, Hospital María Auxiliadora, Ministry of Health, Lima, Peru.
Keywords: Anesthesia, Anaphylaxis, Heart Arrest, Cardiopulmonary

Abstract

Perioperative anaphylaxis represents a complex diagnosis due to the varying intensity of the symptoms which are also shared with other pathologies. This article discusses a case of a patient that sustained 2 probable anaphylactic reactions during consecutive cranial surgeries under general anesthesia; the causal agent could not be confirmed. Investigating these reactions is essential for identifying the causal agents and preventing increasingly severe reactions in future exposures.

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Ramirez-Gonzales R, Del-Castillo-Gervasi RA, Shiraishi-Zapata CJ, Laurencio-Ambrosio JN. Two probable anaphylactic events during consecutive cranial surgeries: case report. Colomb. J. Anesthesiol. [Internet]. 2018 Oct. 1 [cited 2022 Oct. 3];46(4):322-6. Available from: https://www.revcolanest.com.co/index.php/rca/article/view/407

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2018-10-01
How to Cite
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Ramirez-Gonzales R, Del-Castillo-Gervasi RA, Shiraishi-Zapata CJ, Laurencio-Ambrosio JN. Two probable anaphylactic events during consecutive cranial surgeries: case report. Colomb. J. Anesthesiol. [Internet]. 2018 Oct. 1 [cited 2022 Oct. 3];46(4):322-6. Available from: https://www.revcolanest.com.co/index.php/rca/article/view/407
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