Sudden occurence of hypotension and bradycardia during greenlight laser transurethral resection of prostate: case report of two cases

@inproceedings{Guan2015SuddenOO,
  title={Sudden occurence of hypotension and bradycardia during greenlight laser transurethral resection of prostate: case report of two cases},
  author={Zheng Guan and Jingjie Liu},
  booktitle={BMC anesthesiology},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Greenlight laser transurethral resection of prostate (TURP) is a standard surgical method used to treat patients with prostate gland enlargement, it is safe and effective. CASE PRESENTATION We report two cases of sudden occurence of hypotension and bradycardia during greenlight laser TURP. Two patients with benign prostatic hypertrophy were scheduled for greenlight laser TURP under spinal anesthesia. Hypotension and bradycardia were suddenly occurred during the operation. The blood… CONTINUE READING