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Diagnostic Tests for Ciguatera poisoning

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These home medical tests may be relevant to Ciguatera poisoning:

Tests and diagnosis discussion for Ciguatera poisoning:

Clinical testing procedures are not presently available for the diagnosis of ciguatera in humans. Diagnosis is based entirely on symptomology and recent dietary history. An enzyme immunoassay (EIA) designed to detect toxic fish in field situations is under evaluation by the Association of Official Analytical Chemists (AOAC) and may provide some measure of protection to the public in the future. (Source: FDA Bad Bug Book)

 

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