|Brain tissue levels in a fatal case of neonatal mepivacaine (Carbocaine) poisoning.|
|PMID: 1127509 Owner: NLM Status: MEDLINE|
|A fatal case of mepivacaine poisoning in a newborn infant is reported. Regional brain tissue concentrations of mepivacaine were determined by a sensitive and specific gas chromatographic-mass spectrometric method. The brain tissue levels in this patient were higher than those previously reported, possibly due to alkalosis occurring several hours prior to the infant's death.|
|W E Dodson; R E Hillman; L S Hillman|
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|Type: Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.|
|Title: The Journal of pediatrics Volume: 86 ISSN: 0022-3476 ISO Abbreviation: J. Pediatr. Publication Date: 1975 Apr|
|Created Date: 1975-07-18 Completed Date: 1975-07-18 Revised Date: 2006-11-15|
Medline Journal Info:
|Nlm Unique ID: 0375410 Medline TA: J Pediatr Country: UNITED STATES|
|Languages: eng Pagination: 624-7 Citation Subset: AIM; IM|
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Anesthesia, Obstetrical / adverse effects
Cerebellum / analysis
Cerebral Cortex / analysis
Exchange Transfusion, Whole Blood
Infant, Newborn, Diseases / chemically induced*
Kidney / analysis
Liver / analysis
Medulla Oblongata / analysis
Mepivacaine / analysis, blood, poisoning*
Nerve Block / adverse effects
Pons / analysis
Spinal Cord / analysis
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