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Persistent Hypothermia and Excessive Sweating Following Intrathecal Morphine Administration in a Teenage Boy: A Case Report

Sara Ferraz 1 , * , Telma Caria 2 , Aline Vaz Da Silva 3 , Maria Jose Candeias 4 and Teresa Cenicante 4
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1 Anaesthesiology Department of Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
2 Anaesthesiology Department of Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Ocidental, Lisboa, Portugal
3 Pediatric Surgery Department of Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Central, Hospital Dona Estefânia, Lisboa, Portugal
4 Anaesthesiology Department of Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Central, Hospital Dona Estefânia, Lisboa, Portugal
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: February 2018, 8 (1); e66724
  • Published Online: February 21, 2018
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: January 31, 2018
  • Accepted: February 17, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.66724

To Cite: Ferraz S, Caria T, Da Silva A V, Candeias M J, Cenicante T. Persistent Hypothermia and Excessive Sweating Following Intrathecal Morphine Administration in a Teenage Boy: A Case Report, Anesth Pain Med. 2018 ; 8(1):e66724. doi: 10.5812/aapm.66724.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnotes
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