Methemoglobinemia related to topical benzocaine use: Is it time to reconsider the empiric use of topical anesthesia before sedated EGD?

Naresh T. Gunaratnam, Enrique Vazquez-Sequeiros, Christopher J. Gostout, Glenn L. Alexander

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

19 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)692-693
Number of pages2
JournalGastrointestinal endoscopy
Issue number5
StatePublished - 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Gastroenterology

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