Intraoperative Polyuria Following Sevoflurane Administration


  • Ng Chor Yang Hospital Tuanku Fauziah Kangar, Perlis
  • Eng Li Wei Hospital Tuanku Fauziah Kangar, Perlis
  • Aishah Che Ani Che Ani Hospital Tuanku Fauziah Kangar, Perlis
  • T Kumaravadivel Dharmalingam Hospital Teluk Intan, Perak
  • Rajesh Kumar Muniandy Universiti Malaysia Sabah


Sevoflurane has been used widespread due to its favorable pharmacokinetic profile. It is used as a volatile anaesthetic agent in the operating theatre (OT), and a sedative agent in the intensive care unit (ICU). However, the use of sevoflurane is not without side effects. The following is a case report detailing a patient who developed polyuria following intraoperative use of sevoflurane.

Author Biography

Rajesh Kumar Muniandy, Universiti Malaysia Sabah