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What is Tansy poisoning?

What is Tansy poisoning?

  • Tansy poisoning: Tansy is a herbaceous plant which bears clusters of small yellow flowers. It can be found growing in the wild as well as in gardens. The leaves and flowers contain a chemical called thujone which can cause symptoms if large quantities are eaten. Small quantities are considered safely edible.

Tansy poisoning: Introduction

Types of Tansy poisoning:

Broader types of Tansy poisoning:

How serious is Tansy poisoning?

Prognosis of Tansy 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 Tansy poisoning?

Causes of Tansy poisoning: see causes of Tansy poisoning

What are the symptoms of Tansy poisoning?

Symptoms of Tansy poisoning: see symptoms of Tansy poisoning

Tansy poisoning: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Tansy poisoning.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Tansy poisoning

Main name of condition: Tansy poisoning

Other names or spellings for Tansy poisoning:

Plant poisoning [Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)]


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