Wilderness Environ Med 2020 Dec 27;31(4):454-456. Epub 2020 Aug 27.
Clinical Pharmacology, Poison Control Center, St Marguerite Hospital, Marseille, France; Aix-Marseille Univ, APHM, INSERM, IRD, SESSTIM, St Marguerite Hospital, Clinical Pharmacology, Poison control Center, Marseille, France.
In European countries, vitamin A toxicity is most often the result of an excessive intake of vitamin supplements and rarely the consequence of the ingestion of a large carnivorous fish liver. We report 3 cases of vitamin A poisoning after fish liver ingestion in mainland and overseas France. The patients were a 12-y-old girl, a 36-y-old pregnant woman, and a 62-y-old man. Read More