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A case of methaemoglobinaemia.
  1. M J Dudley,
  2. T Solomon
  1. Accident and Emergency Department, University Hospital, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham.


    Methaemoglobinaemia is rare but should be considered in cases of cyanosis unresponsive to oxygen therapy. An example of this is given involving the accidental ingestion of Amyl Nitrite.

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