Acceptability at Recruitment
Acceptability at CT / Work-Up
Individual at Risk
Explanation of Condition
Acetylcholinesterase is an enzyme important for breaking down some anaesthetic drugs.
Requires anaesthetic assessment. Safety equivalent to general population if appropriate precautions taken for general anaesthetic.
Pseudonyms or Related Conditions
Soliday FK, Conley YP, Henker R. Pseudocholinesterase deficiency: a comprehensive review of genetic, acquired, and drug influences. AANA J. Aug 2010;78(4):313-20
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Date of Last Update
15th June 2012