Within 24 h of bland embolization of carcinoid liver metastasis, patient developed flushing and severe hypotension consistent with carcinoid crisis. Octreotide pre- and postprocedure remains the mainstay for prevention and treatment of carcinoid crisis.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 1 2010|
- Carcinoid crisis
- Carcinoid syndrome
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
- Health(social science)