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What is Tubatoxin poisoning?

What is Tubatoxin poisoning?

  • Tubatoxin poisoning: Tubatoxin is a naturally occurring chemical found in certain plants (Derris and Lonchocarpus sp.). It gives the plant insecticidal and pesticidal properties and is hence utilized commercially as an insecticide. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. Inhalation tends to cause more severe symptoms than ingestion. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the exposure.

Tubatoxin poisoning: Introduction

Types of Tubatoxin poisoning:

Broader types of Tubatoxin poisoning:

How serious is Tubatoxin poisoning?

Prognosis of Tubatoxin poisoning: Prognosis varies depending on the type and degree of exposure. Prognosis can be improved by prompt treatment.

What causes Tubatoxin poisoning?

Causes of Tubatoxin poisoning: see causes of Tubatoxin poisoning

What are the symptoms of Tubatoxin poisoning?

Symptoms of Tubatoxin poisoning: see symptoms of Tubatoxin poisoning

Tubatoxin poisoning: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Tubatoxin poisoning.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Tubatoxin poisoning

Main name of condition: Tubatoxin poisoning

Other names or spellings for Tubatoxin poisoning:

Tubatoxin exposure

 

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