Severe Hypocalcemia Caused by Absorption of Sorbitol-Mannitol Solution during Hysteroscopy

@inproceedings{Lee2009SevereHC,
  title={Severe Hypocalcemia Caused by Absorption of Sorbitol-Mannitol Solution during Hysteroscopy},
  author={Guie Yong Lee and Jong In Han and Hyun Joo Heo},
  booktitle={Journal of Korean medical science},
  year={2009}
}
Hysteroscopic procedure can be complicated by intravascular absorption of irrigating fluid. The clinical features of this complication are similar to transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) syndrome. There have been few reports on hypocalcemia during endoscopic surgery and clinical implications of hypocalcemia in TURP syndrome have been… CONTINUE READING