This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. For most diseases, symptoms will vary from person to person. People with the same disease may not have all the symptoms listed. This information comes from a database called the Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) . The HPO collects information on symptoms that have been described in medical resources. The HPO is updated regularly. Use the HPO ID to access more in-depth information about a symptom.
|Medical Terms||Other Names||
|Percent of people who have these symptoms is not available through HPO|
|Elevated mean arterial pressure||0004972|
|Functional motor deficit||0004302|
Abnormality of tear production
|Prolonged bleeding following procedure||0011890|
|Spontaneous, recurrent epistaxis||
Spontaneous, recurrent nosebleed[ more ]
Fast heart rate
Racing heart[ more ]
Inherited pseudocholinesterase deficiency can be caused by
Acquired pseudocholinesterase deficiency is not inherited and cannot be passed to the next generation. This form of the condition is caused by impairment of the enzyme's function due to factors such as kidney or liver disease, malnutrition, major burns,
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If you can’t find a specialist in your local area, try contacting national or international specialists. They may be able to refer you to someone they know through conferences or research efforts. Some specialists may be willing to consult with you or your local doctors over the phone or by email if you can't travel to them for care.
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If one has acquired pseudocholinesterase deficiency due to malabsorption/malnutrition, does improvement in nutrition result in reversal of the deficiency (i.e. normalization of anesthesia response)? See answer
Are there any symptoms or effects of pseudocholinesterase deficiency that are not specifically related to anaesthesia, for example in normal daily life? See answer
I am looking for information about pseudocholinesterase deficiency in layman's terms for myself and others. Can you tell me more about this condition? See answer
I was told that I had pseudocholinesterase deficiency after I experienced difficulty in the resumption of breathing following surgery with general anesthesia. Is there a test that can verify this diagnosis? Are my children at risk for this condition? See answer