Butyrylcholinesterase Deficiency

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Butyrylcholinesterase Deficiency

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Butyrylcholinesterase Deficiency" returned 7 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Butyrylcholinesterase Deficiency Promotes Adipose Tissue Growth and Hepatic Lipid Accumulation in Male Mice on High-Fat Diet.
 

Author(s): Vicky Ping Chen, Yang Gao, Liyi Geng, Michael B Stout, Michael D Jensen, Stephen Brimijoin

Journal: Endocrinology. 2016 08;157(8):3086-95.

 

Despite numerous reports of relationships between weight gain and butyrylcholinesterase (BChE), this enzyme's role in the genesis of obesity remains unclear, but recent research points to strong links with ghrelin, the "hunger hormone." The availability of BChE knockout (KO) mice ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Premature awakening and underuse of neuromuscular monitoring in a registry of patients with butyrylcholinesterase deficiency.
 

Author(s): J L Thomsen, C V Nielsen, D F Palmqvist, M R Gätke

Journal: Br J Anaesth. 2015 Jul;115 Suppl 1():i89-i94.

 

Patients with butyrylcholinesterase (BChE) deficiency can experience prolonged paralysis after receiving suxamethonium or mivacurium. We hypothesized that patients suspected of BChE deficiency had a higher risk of being awakened while paralysed and having respiratory complications ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Awareness during emergence from anaesthesia: significance of neuromuscular monitoring in patients with butyrylcholinesterase deficiency.
 

Author(s): J L Thomsen, C V Nielsen, K Z Eskildsen, M N Demant, M R Gätke

Journal: Br J Anaesth. 2015 Jul;115 Suppl 1():i78-i88.

 

Butyrylcholinesterase deficiency can result in prolonged paralysis after administration of succinylcholine or mivacurium. We conducted an interview study to assess whether patients with butyrylcholinesterase deficiency were more likely to have experienced awareness during emergence ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Comparison on Succinylcholine Onset Time Assessed by Train of Four Stimulation Versus Clinical Judgment During Rapid Sequence Induction of Anesthesia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Suxamethonium Sensitivity; Aspiration of Gastric Contents Into Respiratory Tract, Part Unspecified

 

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2018

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Race-Specific Propofol Titration to Effect for Procedural Sedation
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Unconsciousness; Apnea, Postanesthetic; Sedative Overdose; Hypoxemia

 

Last Updated: 12 Sep 2018

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