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Wilderness: Ciguatera Toxin (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

ciguatera toxin, ciguatera toxin, toxin, induced vomiting, ipecac, fish poison, ciguatera fish poisoning

Authors and Editors

Author: Charles P. Davis, MD, PhD

Editor: Jerry R. Balentine, DO, FACEP

REFERENCES:

MedscapeReference.com. Ciguatera Toxicity in Emergency Medicine Clinical Presentation.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/21/2013

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