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What is Thimbleweed poisoning?

What is Thimbleweed poisoning?

  • Thimbleweed poisoning: Thimbleweed is a herbaceous plant which has a variety of flower colors depending on the species. It is most often used as an ornamental garden plant. The plant contains a chemical called protoanemonin which can cause various symptoms if eaten in large quantities. Skin irritation can also occur upon skin exposure.

Thimbleweed poisoning: Introduction

Types of Thimbleweed poisoning:

Broader types of Thimbleweed poisoning:

How serious is Thimbleweed poisoning?

Prognosis of Thimbleweed 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 Thimbleweed poisoning?

Causes of Thimbleweed poisoning: see causes of Thimbleweed poisoning

What are the symptoms of Thimbleweed poisoning?

Symptoms of Thimbleweed poisoning: see symptoms of Thimbleweed poisoning

Thimbleweed poisoning: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Thimbleweed poisoning.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Thimbleweed poisoning

Main name of condition: Thimbleweed poisoning

Other names or spellings for Thimbleweed poisoning:

Plant poisoning [Pasqueflowers]


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