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What is Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning?

What is Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning?

  • Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning: Jack-in-the-pulpit is a herbaceous plant with small inconspicuous flowers and bright red berries. It is found throughout the world, both in the wild and in gardens. The plant contains calcium oxalate crystals which can cause irritating symptoms if eaten. The roots are edible if they are dried or cooked but eating raw roots will cause symptoms.

Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning: Introduction

Types of Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning:

Broader types of Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning:

How serious is Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning?

Prognosis of Jack-in-the-pulpit 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 Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning?

Causes of Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning: see causes of Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning

What are the symptoms of Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning?

Symptoms of Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning: see symptoms of Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning

Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning: Toxicologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning.
Treatments for Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning: see treatments for Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning

Name and Aliases of Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning

Main name of condition: Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning

Other names or spellings for Jack-in-the-pulpit poisoning:

Plant poisoning [Brown dragon], Plant poisoning -Bog onion


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