Cibenzoline-induced respiratory muscular paralysis in a hemodialysis patient

A 69-year-old man was admitted to our kidney center with endstage renal failure. We started intermittent peritoneal dialysis immediately because of severe azotemia, hyperkalemia, and metabolic acidosis. Two weeks after admission, he developed uremic pericarditis with frequent ventricular premature contractions and supraventricular premature contractions… CONTINUE READING