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What is Pernettya poisoning?

What is Pernettya poisoning?

  • Pernettya poisoning: Pernettya is a shrubby plant found mainly in the southern parts of the world. It is often utilized as an ornamental shrub. The leaves, berries and flower nectar contain a chemical called andromedotoxin which can cause symptoms if eaten. Serious cases of poisoning can result in death.

Pernettya poisoning: Introduction

Types of Pernettya poisoning:

Broader types of Pernettya poisoning:

How serious is Pernettya poisoning?

Prognosis of Pernettya 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.
Complications of Pernettya poisoning: see complications of Pernettya poisoning

What causes Pernettya poisoning?

Causes of Pernettya poisoning: see causes of Pernettya poisoning

What are the symptoms of Pernettya poisoning?

Symptoms of Pernettya poisoning: see symptoms of Pernettya poisoning

Complications of Pernettya poisoning: see complications of Pernettya poisoning

Pernettya poisoning: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Pernettya poisoning.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Pernettya poisoning

Main name of condition: Pernettya poisoning

Other names or spellings for Pernettya poisoning:

Plant poisoning [Pernettya (Pernettya spp.)]


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