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What is Churee poisoning?

What is Churee poisoning?

  • Churee poisoning: The Churee plant is a succulent, cactus-like, spiny plant which also bears relatively large leaves. The sap of the plant contains a chemical (diterpene ester) which can cause skin and eye irritation on exposure or gastrointestinal symptoms if eaten. The plant is considered to have a relatively low level of toxicity.

Churee poisoning: Introduction

Types of Churee poisoning:

Broader types of Churee poisoning:

How serious is Churee poisoning?

Prognosis of Churee 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.

What causes Churee poisoning?

Causes of Churee poisoning: see causes of Churee poisoning

What are the symptoms of Churee poisoning?

Symptoms of Churee poisoning: see symptoms of Churee poisoning

Churee poisoning: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Churee poisoning.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Churee poisoning

Main name of condition: Churee poisoning

Other names or spellings for Churee poisoning:

Plant poisoning [Churee (Euphorbia royleana)]


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