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*  Pseudocholinesterase deficiency - Wikipedia
... deficiency is an inherited blood plasma enzyme abnormality in which the body's production of butyrylcholinesterase (BCHE; ... 2006). "Pseudocholinesterase Deficiency". eMedicine Retrieved June 16, 2008 "Cholinesterase Test". Lab Tests Online. Retrieved ... Approximately one in 10 Persian Jews are known to have a mutation in the gene causing this disorder and thus one in 100 couples ... "The Butyrylcholinesterase Knockout Mouse as a Model for Human Butyrylcholinesterase Deficiency". Journal of Pharmacology and ...
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*  Cholinesterase - Wikipedia
... also known as cholinesterase, choline esterase II, BChE, BuChE, pseudocholinesterase (PCE), plasma cholinesterase (PChE), serum ... The other type is butyrylcholinesterase (also called choline esterase II or plasma cholinesterase); it is found mainly in the ... The half-life of BCHE is approximately 10 to 14 days. BCHE levels may be reduced in patients with advanced liver disease. The ... but this usage produces the oddity that cholinesterase and false cholinesterase (pseudocholinesterase) under that scheme mean ...
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*  Butyrylcholinesterase - Wikipedia
Butyrylcholinesterase (HGNC symbol BCHE), also known as BChE, BuChE, pseudocholinesterase, or plasma (cholin)esterase, is a ... The half-life of BCHE is approximately 10 to 14 days. Butyrylcholine is a synthetic compound that does not occur in the body ... "The influence of plasma butyrylcholinesterase concentration on the in vitro hydrolysis of cocaine in human plasma". ... Assay of butyrylcholinesterase activity in plasma can be used as a liver function test as both hypercholinesterasemia and ...
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*  Pseudocholinesterase enzyme deficiency: a case series and review of the literature
... then the patient's plasma cholinesterase activity will be inhibited. Therefore, blood should not be drawn for cholinesterase ... Pseudocholinesterase (butyrylcholinesterase) is a drug metabolizing enzyme responsible for hydrolysis of the muscle relaxant ... The plasma half-life has been estimated to be approximately 12 days [3]. Deficiency or reduced activity of this enzyme results ... Halflife of plasma cholinesterase. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 1988;32:266-269. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-6576.1988.tb02727.x. [PubMed] ...
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Also, because succinylcholine is metabolized by plasma cholinesterase (butyrylcholinesterase, or BuChE), which PB inhibits, the ... of the concentration in maternal plasma implies a very low dose (approximately 0.1% of the dose per kilogram taken by the ... pseudocholinesterase, or butyrylcholinesterase (BuChE). BuChE is not found in synapses or at neuromuscular or neuroglandular ... but because plasma cholinesterase is not the form of cholinesterase that exists in the synapses and in the neuromuscular and ...
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*  IJERPH | Free Full-Text | Arylesterase Phenotype-Specific Positive Association Between Arylesterase Activity and...
Conclusions: Plasma arylesterase activity was positively associated with plasma ChE specific activity. This observation is ... as a biomarker of exposure to cholinesterase inhibitors, has a potential advantage over simple ChE activity. Objective: To ... with plasma ChE specific activity. Methods: We analyzed data from 195 cancer-free controls from a nested case-control study, ... Cholinesterase (ChE) specific activity is the ratio of ChE activity to ChE mass and, ...
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*  Pseudocholinesterase-mediated Hydrolysis Is Superior to Neostigmine for Reversal of Mivacurium-induced Paralysis In Vitro |...
The cholinesterase enzymes used were (true) acetylcholinesterase, bovine pseudocholinesterase, and human plasma cholinesterase ... Attentuation of mivacurium induced neuromuscular blockade by purified human butyryl cholinesterase in cats (abstract). ... A dose of 20 micro gram (or 2 micro gram/ml concentration in the bath) of succinylcholine resulted in an approximate 90-95% ... The cost of 50 mg (300 units) of bovine pseudocholinesterase is $30, compared with $300 for human plasma cholinesterase. [21] ...
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*  Organophosphorus compounds as chemical warfare agents: a review
... while butyrylcholinesterase, also known as plasma cholinesterase or pseudocholinesterase, hydrolyses butyrylcholine and is ... The monomer has 537 residues and is ellipsoid-shaped, with approximate dimensions of 45 Å × 60 Å × 65 Å. It is constituted by a ... 3.1 The cholinesterases. Acetylcholinesterase (AChE, E.C. 3.1.1.7) and butyrylcholinesterase (BChE, E.C. 3.1.1.8) are the ... The aged phosphylated cholinesterase cannot be reactivated due to several factors.96,97 Firstly, the aged complex possesses a ...
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*  Most recent papers with the keyword Pseudocholinesterase | Read by QxMD
Cholinesterase and pseudocholinesterase are found in the walls of the cysticercus which could contribute to cholinergic ... This concentration induces an increase in the pseudocholinesterase activity as well as in both butyrylcholinesterase and heat- ... In case of its deficiency, the effect of succinylcholine that is approximately 5-10 min is prolonged up to few hours. The use ... control trial in which 56 patients of OPCP confirmed by history and syndrome of OPCP with low plasma pseudocholinesterase, aged ...
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*  MedicoNotebook: January 2013
Enzyme metabolism - by PseudoCholinestrase (= plasma = Butyrylcholinesterase) (read below in short about Cholinestrases ) ... US : LS = 1 : 1 at approx. 7 years.. CONSTITUTIONAL is. *Most common cause of LGA ... The Dibucaine Number is a measure of the qualitative activity of Pseudocholinesterase and is the percentage of inhibition of ... Metabolism - Plasma Cholinesterase (=Pseudo). *Ideal Muscle relaxant for Continuous infusion , day care surgery. ...
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