Wilderness: Shellfish Poisoning, Gastrointestinal Topic Guide

Shellfish Poisoning Shellfish Poisoning: Shellfish poisoning occurs when toxic shellfish are eaten. There are four types of shellfish poisoning:
  • 1) amnesic shellfish poisoning (ASP),
  • 2) diarrheal shellfish poisoning (DSP),
  • 3)
  • 4) paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP).
Symptoms of shellfish poisoning include Treatment of shellfish poisoning depends on the type.


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