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Medline ® Abstract for Reference 46

of '内镜下逆行胰胆管造影(ERCP)的罕见并发症'

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[Air embolism: an unusual complication of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography].
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Giuly E, Pesenti C, Pernoud N, Bories E, Francon D
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Ann Fr Anesth Reanim. 2005;24(11-12):1400.
 
We report the case of a 60-year-old-woman with a myeloma who was hospitalized with a cholestasis. An endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography was scheduled under general anaesthesia with oral intubation. As the biliary prothesis was placed an air embolism happened. The symptomatic treatment allowed a complete recovery. This complication is rare. The pathophysiology is not well known, we discuss the possible mechanisms.
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Département d'anesthésie-réanimation, institut Paoli-Calmettes, 232, boulevard de Sainte-Marguerite, 13273 Marseille cedex 9, France.
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