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What is Mango poisoning?

What is Mango poisoning?

  • Mango poisoning: The Mango tree grows in tropical areas and produces an edible fruit. However, the plant contains chemicals called anacardic acid, cardol and anacardol which can cause and allergic contact dermatitis. The fruit skin, sap and shell contain the chemicals.

Mango poisoning: Introduction

Types of Mango poisoning:

Broader types of Mango poisoning:

How serious is Mango poisoning?

Prognosis of Mango poisoning: Severity of symptoms vary depending on the amount of plant material consumed and the body size of the person. Children tend to suffer more severe symptoms due to their smaller body size.

What causes Mango poisoning?

Causes of Mango poisoning: see causes of Mango poisoning

What are the symptoms of Mango poisoning?

Symptoms of Mango poisoning: see symptoms of Mango poisoning

Mango poisoning: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mango poisoning.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Mango poisoning: Toxicologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Mango poisoning.
Treatments for Mango poisoning: see treatments for Mango poisoning

Name and Aliases of Mango poisoning

Main name of condition: Mango poisoning

Other names or spellings for Mango poisoning:

Plant poisoning [Mango (Mangifera indica)]

 

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