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Ackee Fruit Food poisoning

Ackee Fruit Food poisoning: Introduction

Ackee Fruit Food poisoning: Unripe ackee fruit contains a chemical called hypoglycin A and B which affect the central nervous system and fatty acid oxidation. Eating the unripe fruit can cause symptoms can occur in as little as two hours but is generally 6 to 48 hours. The ackee fruit is found mainly in Jamaica, West Africa, Central America, Sought Florida, southern California and Hawaii. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Ackee Fruit Food poisoning is available below.

Symptoms of Ackee Fruit Food poisoning

Treatments for Ackee Fruit Food poisoning

  • Activated charcoal, supportive therapy - IV fluids, electrolyte replacement, benzodiazepine for seizures
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Ackee Fruit Food poisoning: Complications

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Causes of Ackee Fruit Food poisoning

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Ackee Fruit Food poisoning: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Ackee Fruit Food poisoning

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable 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" 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" 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' 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, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac 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, more »

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Prognosis for Ackee Fruit Food poisoning

Prognosis for Ackee Fruit Food poisoning: Obviously the severity of symptoms will vary depending on the amount of the substance involved. Immunocompromised, elderly and young patients tend to suffer more serious symptoms.

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  1. Ackee Fruit Food poisoning: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

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