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What is Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid?

What is Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid?

  • Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid: Boric Acid is a chemical used mainly in foods (preservative, emulsifier, neutralizer), antiseptics, pesticides and contact lens cleaners. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. Application of boric acid directly to damaged skin can cause the chemical to be absorbed rapidly into the body and lead to death. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the exposure.

Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid: Introduction

Types of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid:

Broader types of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid:

How serious is Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid?

Prognosis of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid: Prognosis varies depending on the type and degree of exposure. Prognosis can be improved by prompt treatment.
Complications of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid: see complications of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid

What causes Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid?

Causes of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid: see causes of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid

What are the symptoms of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid?

Symptoms of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid: see symptoms of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid

Complications of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid: see complications of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid

Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid: Toxicologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid.
Treatments for Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid: see treatments for Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid

Name and Aliases of Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid

Main name of condition: Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid

Other names or spellings for Chemical poisoning -- Boric Acid:

Boric Acid poisoning, Boric Acid overdose, Boric Acid exposure

 

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