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Prognosis of Botulism

Prognosis for Botulism: Death can result from respiratory failure. About 5% die. Recovery takes months. Those who survive may have fatigue and shortness of breath for years. (Source: excerpt from Botulism: DBMD)

Complications: see complications of Botulism

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About prognosis:

The 'prognosis' of Botulism usually refers to the likely outcome of Botulism. The prognosis of Botulism may include the duration of Botulism, chances of complications of Botulism, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Botulism, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Botulism. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.


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