Acute febrile reaction complicating spinal anaesthesia in a survivor of malignant hyperthermia.

Abstract

A case report is presented of a survivor of malignant hyperthermia who suffered an acute febrile episode during the course of a spinal anaesthetic. It is suggested that the extreme degree of intra-operative anxiety may have triggered this event.

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@article{Katz1976AcuteFR, title={Acute febrile reaction complicating spinal anaesthesia in a survivor of malignant hyperthermia.}, author={Joshua D Katz and L B Krich}, journal={Canadian Anaesthetists' Society journal}, year={1976}, volume={23 3}, pages={285-9} }