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Journal of Anesthesia

, Volume 26, Issue 4, pp 627–628 | Cite as

A case of atrioventricular block (Wenckebach type) induced by sugammadex

  • Yoshimune Osaka
  • Naho Shimada
  • Masaaki Satou
  • Takahiro Masuda
  • Takeshi Ando
  • Yuuki Kozono
  • Muneaki Shimada
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Sugammadex Electrocardiogram Atrioventricular block 

Notes

Conflict of interest

None.

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© Japanese Society of Anesthesiologists 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yoshimune Osaka
    • 1
  • Naho Shimada
    • 1
  • Masaaki Satou
    • 1
  • Takahiro Masuda
    • 1
  • Takeshi Ando
    • 1
  • Yuuki Kozono
    • 1
  • Muneaki Shimada
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyTokyo Metropolitan Ohtsuka HospitalTokyoJapan

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