Canadian Anaesthetists’ Society Journal

, Volume 22, Issue 6, pp 715–718 | Cite as

Multiple anaesthetics in a patient with phaeochromocytoma

  • Gerald Edelist


A patient with phaeochromocytoma was anaesthetized on four separate occasions. Some of the problems associated with this disease are discussed and recommendations for anaesthetic management are made.


Halothane Central Venous Pressure Neostigmine Phentolamine Phaeochromocytoma 
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Un patient porteur d’un phéochromocytome a été anesthésie à quatre reprises. Quelques uns des problémes liés à cette maladie sont discutés dans ce travail. Des recommandations pour la conduites de l’anesthésie sont faites.


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    Harrison, T.S., Bartlett, J.D., JR., &Seaton, J.F. Current evaluation and management of phaeochromocytoma. Ana. Surg.168: 701 (1968).CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Canadian Anesthesiologists 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerald Edelist
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of AnaesthesiaMount Sinai HospitalToronto
  2. 2.Department of AnaesthesiaUniversity of TorontoCanada

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