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What is Tung oil tree poisoning?

What is Tung oil tree poisoning?

  • Tung oil tree poisoning: Tung oil tree is a deciduous tree with dark green leaves and pink to white flowers with a darker centre. The plant originated in China and is often used in gardens as an ornamental plant. The plant (especially the seeds) contain chemicals (glycoside and others) which can cause serious symptoms and even death if sufficient quantities are eaten.

Tung oil tree poisoning: Introduction

Types of Tung oil tree poisoning:

Broader types of Tung oil tree poisoning:

How serious is Tung oil tree poisoning?

Prognosis of Tung oil tree 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.
Complications of Tung oil tree poisoning: see complications of Tung oil tree poisoning

What causes Tung oil tree poisoning?

Causes of Tung oil tree poisoning: see causes of Tung oil tree poisoning

What are the symptoms of Tung oil tree poisoning?

Symptoms of Tung oil tree poisoning: see symptoms of Tung oil tree poisoning

Complications of Tung oil tree poisoning: see complications of Tung oil tree poisoning

Tung oil tree poisoning: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Tung oil tree poisoning.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Tung oil tree poisoning

Main name of condition: Tung oil tree poisoning

Other names or spellings for Tung oil tree poisoning:

Plant poisoning [Tung nut]

 

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