Successful Management of Uncontrolled Hypertension with Peritumoral Infiltration of Lidocaine During Laparoscopic Resection of Pheochromocytoma: A New Approach

  • Pejman Pourfakhr Departement of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Leila Saeedinia Departement of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Naser Ghiasnejad Omrani Departement of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Mohammad Reza Khajavi Departement of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Reza Shariat Moharari Departement of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Keywords: pheochromocytoma, General anesthesia, local anesthetic infiltration

Abstract

The intraoperative care of pheochromocytomas can be difficult and lead to serious complications. We present a case of a 46 year-old female undergoing laparoscopic resection of pheochromocytoma, who was scheduled for surgery with phenoxybenzamine and amlodipin. Under general anesthesia cardiovascular stability was achieved by peritumoral infiltration of lidocaine during resection.

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Published
2015-10-03
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Pourfakhr P, Saeedinia L, Ghiasnejad Omrani N, Khajavi MR, Shariat Moharari R. Successful Management of Uncontrolled Hypertension with Peritumoral Infiltration of Lidocaine During Laparoscopic Resection of Pheochromocytoma: A New Approach. AACC. 1(2):63-4.
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