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What is Marine toxins?

What is Marine toxins?

  • Marine toxins: Toxins produced by marine animals.

Marine toxins: Introduction

Types of Marine toxins:

Types of Marine toxins:

Broader types of Marine toxins:

How many people get Marine toxins?

Incidence (annual) of Marine toxins: approximately 30 cases annually in USA (DBMD)
Incidence Rate of Marine toxins: approx 1 in 9,066,667 or 0.00% or 29 people in USA [about data]
Prevalance of Marine toxins: Every year, approximately 30 cases of poisoning by marine toxins are reported in the United States. Because healthcare providers are not required to report these illnesses and because many milder cases are not diagnosed or reported, the actual number of poisonings may be much greater. (Source: excerpt from Marine Toxins: DBMD)

How serious is Marine toxins?

Complications of Marine toxins: see complications of Marine toxins
Deaths for Marine toxins: 1 death every 4 years (DBMD)

What causes Marine toxins?

Causes of Marine toxins: see causes of Marine toxins

What are the symptoms of Marine toxins?

Symptoms of Marine toxins: see symptoms of Marine toxins

Complications of Marine toxins: see complications of Marine toxins

Seasonality of Marine toxins: Toxic seafood poisonings are more common in the summer than winter because dinoflagelates grow well in warmer seasons. (Source: excerpt from Marine Toxins: DBMD)

Marine toxins: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Marine toxins.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Marine toxins: Emergency Medical Physician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Marine toxins.
Treatments for Marine toxins: see treatments for Marine toxins
Prevention of Marine toxins: see prevention of Marine toxins
Research for Marine toxins: see research for Marine toxins

Name of Marine toxins

Main name of condition: Marine toxins

Marine toxins: Related Conditions

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