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Accidental Injection or Extravasation of Vasoconstricting Drugs into Subcutaneous Tissues

Specialty:

Toxicology
Emergency Medicine
Critical Care

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Accidental release of a vasoconstricting drug into subcutaneous tissues can lead to local vasoconstriction with ischemic necrosis. Early identification of a patient at risk for a serious reaction allows intervention prior to irreversible injury.

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