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Tetraodon Poisoning

Tetraodon Poisoning: Introduction

Tetraodon Poisoning: Other names: Pufferfish Poisoning, Tetraodon Poisoning, Fugu Poisoning ... more about Tetraodon Poisoning.

Tetraodon Poisoning: Food poisoning from Tetradons. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Tetraodon Poisoning is available below.

Symptoms of Tetraodon Poisoning

Treatments for Tetraodon Poisoning

  • There is no antidote for the toxin so the patients symptoms (particularly breathing problems) need to be managed in a hospital setting until the toxin is eliminated from the body
  • Induce vomiting - if within a few hours of ingestion
  • In case of paralysis - artificial respiration may be required.
  • more treatments...»

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Other names: Pufferfish Poisoning, Tetraodon Poisoning, Fugu Poisoning

Definitions of Tetraodon Poisoning:

An aminoperhydroquinazoline poison found mainly in the liver and ovaries of fishes in the order TETRAODONTIFORMES, which are eaten. The toxin causes paresthesia and paralysis through interference with neuromuscular conduction. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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  1. Tetraodon Poisoning: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Home Testing
  6. Complications

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