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Enoch Choi, MD  
Male, 39
Palo Alto, CA

Specialties: Family Medicine

Interests: sinusitis, Migraine, Low back pain
Palo Alto Medical Foundation
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Palo Alto, CA
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Anaphylaxis in MRI

Dec 26, 2007 - 1 comments
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MRI

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anaphylaxis

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gadolinium

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anaphylactic



i just stripped myself of all metal to revive an anaphylactic patient dying in MRI, made me feel like i was taking care of Magneto of X-Men no-metal-allowed movie mahem.

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by LukeL, Dec 29, 2007
Did the patient have a reaction to the radioactive dye? I read that it is very rare for that to happen? Did the patient make it, I would assume epinephrine would be kept in the MRI room. At least the MRI didn't need to be quenched.

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