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Filefish poisoning (Palytoxin)

Filefish poisoning (Palytoxin): Introduction

Filefish poisoning (Palytoxin): Palytoxin is a marine toxin found in some filefish from the Philippines and Singapore region. The toxin is extremely potent and death is common in patients who ingest contaminated filefish. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Filefish poisoning (Palytoxin) is available below.

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Filefish poisoning (Palytoxin): Complications

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Prognosis for Filefish poisoning (Palytoxin)

Prognosis for Filefish poisoning (Palytoxin): Symptoms progress quickly and death can occur in minutes in severe cases but usually occurs between two and four days after ingestion.

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  1. Filefish poisoning (Palytoxin): Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Home Testing
  6. Complications
  7. Prognosis

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