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You are performing an epidural on a with a large abdominal tumor, would you expect this to change your dose of anesthetic used?



A. Nope, amount of anesthetic used will stay the same.
B. You will require more anesthetic to reach the desired effect.
C. This is a contraindication to epidural anesthesia, I would not do the block.
D. I would expect to use less anesthetic.

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Asked by Scottishduffy, Last updated: Dec 18, 2019

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered Feb 18, 2017

I would expect to use less anesthetic.
 

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