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SUSPECTED BOTULISM STATUS POST ANTITOXIN THERAPY: A CASE REPORT
- At: 2019 FIP Congress in AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHOU, Kuang-Yu (E-Da Hospital, Pharmacy, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Kuang-Yu Chou: Pharmacy Department, E-Da Hospital, Kaohsiung City, China Taiwan
Yi-Ping Hsiang: Pharmacy Department, E-Da Hospital, Kaohsiung City, China Taiwan
BackgroundBotulinum toxin, produced by Clostridium botulinum, weakens or paralyzes skeletal through the inhibition of neurotransmission between peripheral nerve endings and muscle fibers. Botulinum toxins are represented by at least 7 serotypes (A, B, C, D, E, F, and G).
Botulism is an illness caused by botulinum toxin. The manifestations include.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.
Last update 13 May 2019