Survival without peripheral neuropathy after massive acute arsenic poisoning
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: LU, Pohsien (Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Division of Clinical Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Taoyuan City, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Po-Hsien Lu:|Chi-Hua Chen:|Shin-Tarng Deng:
Acute arsenic poisoning complicated by circulatory collapse is associated with high mortality rates, particularly when massive ingestion.
Arsenic in blood and urine were measured by inductively coupled plasma/mass spectrometry.
A 37-year-old Taiwanese woman was admitted 1.5 hours after ingesting 37.5 g of arsenic trioxide for attempted suicide... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.