Use of magnesium sulphate in the anaesthetic management of phaeochromocytoma in pregnancy.

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The anaesthetic management of two patients with phaeochromocytoma complicating pregnancy is presented. In one patient, the operative delivery was followed by elective tumour resection at a later stage. Magnesium sulphate was used as an adjunct to all three anaesthetics, with notable success on two occasion. In one of the operative deliveries, it proved… (More)

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@article{James1988UseOM, title={Use of magnesium sulphate in the anaesthetic management of phaeochromocytoma in pregnancy.}, author={M. F. James and Koert Huddle and A. D. Owen and Betty van der Veen}, journal={Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthesie}, year={1988}, volume={35 2}, pages={178-82} }