Postoperative respiratory depression and elevated sufentanil levels in a patient with chronic renal failure

D. C. Wiggum, R. C. Cork, S. T. Weldon, A. J. Gandolfi, D. S. Perry

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Abstract

This article reports a case of prolonged postoperative respiratory depression associated with abnormally elevated plasma sufentanil levels in a patient with chronic renal failure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)708-710
Number of pages3
JournalAnesthesiology
Volume63
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1 1985
Externally publishedYes

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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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