Death from ARDS and cardiovascular collapse following lidocaine administration.


We read with interest the selected report of ARDS following administration of lidocaine by Howard and associates (Chest 1982; 81:644-45). A similar experience occurred at our institution and merits description. A 19-year-old woman had fiberoptic bronchoscopy performed to evaluate new, bilateral interstitial infiltrates. A diagnosis of histiocytosis X was… (More)


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