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An Anesthesia for the Patient Who Was Suspected the Lambert-Eaton Syndrome by an Unexpected Prolongation of Vecuronium

  • Kouichiro Minami
  • Takeyoshi Sata
  • Akio Shigematsu
Conference paper

Abstract

Lambert-Eaton syndrome is characterized by a disorder of the neurotransmission which is a complication of lung cancer or autoimmune diseases. we show a case in which we suspected this syndrome because of the prolongation of the effect of vecuronium.

Keywords

Lung Biopsy Cerebellar Ataxia Neuromuscular Blocking Agent Open Lung Biopsy Acetylcholine Receptor Antibody 
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Copyright information

© Springer Japan 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kouichiro Minami
    • 1
  • Takeyoshi Sata
    • 1
  • Akio Shigematsu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Anesthesiology, School of MedicineUniversity of Occupational and Environmental HealthYahata-Nishi-ku, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka 807Japan

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