Year : 2016  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 357--362

Rare postoperative delayed malignant hyperthermia after off-pump coronary bypass surgery and brief review of literature


Monish S Raut1, Sibashankar Kar2, Arun Maheshwari2, Ganesh Shivnani2, Arun Kumar1, Elvin Daniel1, Sandeep Joshi1, Amit Motihar1, Priyanka Gupta3 
1 Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
3 Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Kerala, India

Correspondence Address:
Monish S Raut
Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
India

Postoperative malignant hyperthermia (MH) is a very rare phenomena. It is generally observed within less than an hour after discontinuation of the anesthetic trigger. Present case describes rare delayed postoperative presentation of MH after off-pump coronary bypass surgery. Prompt recognition and immediate treatment with dantrolene can effectively treat the fatal syndrome. Family education and genetic counseling should be encouraged.


How to cite this article:
Raut MS, Kar S, Maheshwari A, Shivnani G, Kumar A, Daniel E, Joshi S, Motihar A, Gupta P. Rare postoperative delayed malignant hyperthermia after off-pump coronary bypass surgery and brief review of literature.Ann Card Anaesth 2016;19:357-362


How to cite this URL:
Raut MS, Kar S, Maheshwari A, Shivnani G, Kumar A, Daniel E, Joshi S, Motihar A, Gupta P. Rare postoperative delayed malignant hyperthermia after off-pump coronary bypass surgery and brief review of literature. Ann Card Anaesth [serial online] 2016 [cited 2020 Oct 1 ];19:357-362
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