5 results match your criteria Toxicity Mushroom - Muscarine

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[Forensic medical diagnostics of intoxication with certain poisonous mushrooms in the case of the lethal outcome in a hospital].

Authors:
G N Zaraf'iants

Sud Med Ekspert 2016 Jan-Feb;59(1):22-28

Saint-Petersburg State Medical University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia,199034; Institute of Toxicology, Russian Federal Medico-Biological Agency, Bureau of Forensic Medical Expertise, Saint-Petersburg, Russia, 192019.

The present study was undertaken with a view to improving forensic medical diagnostics of intoxication with poisonous mushrooms in the cases of patients' death in a hospital. A total of 15 protocols of forensic medical examination of the corpses of the people who had died from acute poisoning were available for the analysis. The deathly toxins were amanitin and muscarine contained in various combinations in the death cap (Amanita phalloides) and the early false morels (Gyromitra esculenta and G. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.17116/sudmed201659122-28DOI Listing
May 2016
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Suspected muscarinic mushroom intoxication in a cat.

J Feline Med Surg 2013 Feb 9;15(2):160-2. Epub 2012 Oct 9.

Vets Now Referrals Swindon, Swindon, UK.

A 3-year-old domestic shorthair cat was witnessed ingesting mushrooms and developed signs of muscarine intoxication. After stabilisation and treatment with atropine the cat recovered well and was discharged from hospital in 2 days. This report describes the features and successful management of this unusual toxicosis in cats. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1098612X12463010DOI Listing
February 2013
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Mushroom poisoning from species of genus Inocybe (fiber head mushroom): a case series with exact species identification.

Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2009 Jul;47(6):562-5

Israel Poison Information Center, Rambam Health Care Campus, The Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.

Background: Many species of the genus Inocybe (family Cortinariaceae, higher Basidiomycetes) are muscarine-containing mycorrhizal mushrooms, ubiquitous around the world. The few published reports on the poisonous Inocybe mushrooms are often limited by the inadequate identification of the species. The clinical course of patients with typical muscarinic manifestations, in whom Inocybe spp. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15563650903008448DOI Listing
July 2009
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[Hallucinogenic mushroom poisoning].

Authors:
H Kamimura

Ryoikibetsu Shokogun Shirizu 1999 (27 Pt 2):676-8

Division of Drugs, Tokyo Metropolitan Research Laboratory of Public Health.

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October 1999
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Toxic factors of mould origin.

Authors:
A J Feuell

Can Med Assoc J 1966 Mar;94(12):574-81

The chemistry and effects of mycotoxins associated with human and animal foodstuffs are reviewed. The aflatoxins, metabolites of Aspergillus flavus, have been implicated in fatal diseases of farm stock fed on infected peanut cake. Muscarine and the phalloidins are the causative agents in mushroom poisoning. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1935359PMC
March 1966
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