Hypotension and Erythema During Anesthesia

  • Silviya Mihaylova Novakova
  • Ivan Petkov Novakov
  • Manuela Dimitrova Yoncheva

Practical Points

  • Hypersensitivity reactions during anesthesia can be life-threatening

  • In the absence of appropriate allergologist assessment and diagnosis, a subsequent re-exposure can result in serious consequences

  • Serum tryptase level measured between 1 and 4 h after the reaction and skin prick test 4 to 6 weeks after the attack are confirmatory for an anaphylactic reaction


Drug-induced hypersensitivity reaction Neuromuscular blocking agents Anaphylaxis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Silviya Mihaylova Novakova
    • 1
  • Ivan Petkov Novakov
    • 2
  • Manuela Dimitrova Yoncheva
    • 3
  1. 1.Allergy Unit, Internal Consulting DepartmentUniversity Hospital “St. George”PlovdivBulgaria
  2. 2.Department of Special SurgeryMedical UniversityPlovdivBulgaria
  3. 3.Internal Consulting DepartmentUniversity Hospital “St. George”PlovdivBulgaria

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