Cholinesterase test | definition of cholinesterase test by Medical dictionary
a blood test done to identify patients with pseudocholinesterase deficiency before anesthesia or to identify patients who may have been exposed to organophosphate poisoning.
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Evaluation of a clinic-based cholinesterase test
kit for the Washington State Cholinesterase Monitoring Program.
The cholinesterase test is the first cholinesterase test available at the point-of-care and brings the current number of cleared or exempt tests on the CARESIDE Analyzer(R) to 41.
Cholinesterase test results are needed "stat" in hospitals and emergency rooms and rapid results allow clinical management decisions to be made sooner.
Amex: CSA), a provider of point-of-care blood analysis instrumentation and records management, today announced submission of its CARESIDE(TM) Cholinesterase test
to the U.