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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning (cont.)

When to Seek Medical Care

If you or someone you know have any of the signs and symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning, go to a hospital emergency department immediately, particularly if several people in the household are affected, or if pets are affected as well.

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