Carbon Monoxide Poisoning (cont.)
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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Causes
Carbon monoxide is formed when organic compounds burn. The most common sources are motor vehicle exhaust, smoke from fires, engine fumes, and nonelectric heaters. Carbon monoxide poisoning is often associated with malfunctioning or obstructed exhaust systems and with suicide attempts.
Sources of carbon monoxide:
Risks for exposure to carbon monoxide include
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/11/2014
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