ALBERT F. TETREAULT, M.D.; IRVING A. BECK, M.D., F.A.C.P.
In view of the paucity of reported reactions to parenteral thiamine chloride in the literature, it was felt that this case might renew an active interest in this phenomenon. It is, furthermore, the only case of severe reaction following the intramuscular injection of thiamine chloride recorded at the Rhode Island Hospital over the last 10 years.
This was the third Rhode Island Hospital admission of a 62 year old italian truck driver, who was admitted on August 6, 1954, to the Neurological Service with the chief complaint of numbness and weakness of the left arm and hand of
TETREAULT AF, BECK IA. ANAPHYLACTIC SHOCK FOLLOWING INTRAMUSCULAR THIAMINE CHLORIDE1. Ann Intern Med. 1956;45:134–138. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-45-1-134
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