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Korean J Anesthesiol. 2005 Dec;49(6):861-863. Korean. Case Report.
Lee MJ , Lim TH , Lee BJ , Yi JW , Park SH , Choi SK , Park SJ .
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Eulji University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.

A 37-year-old male was admitted for a hemorrhoidectomy. He received uneventfully spinal anesthesia for a hemorrhoidectomy. He had no previous history of any allergic tendency. By the request of the general surgeon, a cefotetan was intravenously administered slowly to reduce the incidence of infection. A few minutes later, anaphylactic reaction developed with hypotension, tachycardia, consciousness change and urticaria. After appropriate management, he recovered without any complication.

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