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Atlantic mussel food poisoning

Atlantic mussel food poisoning: Introduction

Atlantic mussel food poisoning: Atlantic mussels contain a toxin called domoic acid which can affect nerve tissue. The mussels are found in the North Atlantic and Pacific coast and the Gulf of Mexico. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Atlantic mussel food poisoning is available below.

Symptoms of Atlantic mussel food poisoning

Treatments for Atlantic mussel food poisoning

  • Activated charcoal with cathartic, lavage, seizure medication, fluids to improve blood pressure
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Causes of Atlantic mussel food poisoning

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Atlantic mussel food poisoning: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Atlantic mussel food poisoning

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of "good" bacteria...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer,...read more »

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Atlantic mussel food poisoning: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Atlantic mussel food poisoning

Prognosis for Atlantic mussel food poisoning: Hospital admission is advised for very old and very young patients or those who are dehydrated or immunocompromised.

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  1. Atlantic mussel food poisoning: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis
 

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