Although methemoglobinemia is not commonly seen in the ER or the critical care setting, it can be life threatening if unrecognized and left untreated. A detailed case history illustrates the symptoms and some of the possible precipitating factors, and outlines treatment for a successful patient outcome.
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Articles| March 01 1990
Methemoglobinemia: the hidden diagnosis
Crit Care Nurse (1990) 10 (3): 50–53.
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SA Baker, DJ Young; Methemoglobinemia: the hidden diagnosis. Crit Care Nurse 1 March 1990; 10 (3): 50–53. doi: https://doi.org/10.4037/ccn1922.214.171.124
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