Contributed by Nancy Standler, M.D., Ph.D. and Mohammed A. Virji, M.D., Ph.D.
Published on line in November 1996
PATIENT HISTORY :
A 2 year old boy was taken at 4 am to the emergency room of a community hospital because of concerns by his parents that the child had symptoms and signs that could be due to a recent accidental exposure to a household insecticide.
ADDITIONAL CLINICAL HISTORY
CHOLINESTERASE, ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE, AND DIBUCAINE NUMBER
GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY-MASS SPECTROSCOPY