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Taxus Poisoning

Taxus Species Poisoning


Presentation

  • In the present paper we add five cases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • A GC-MS method was used for the determination of the derivatized 3,5-dimethoxyphenol, a cyanogenic aglylactone considered as a marker of Taxus poisoning, being present in all species of Taxus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • The study presents five fatal cases of poisoning with Taxus spp., all of which were suicides of young people aged between 16 and 26 years. Yew leaves were consumed in four fatalities, whereas a mash from Taxus was ingested in one case.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Part VII presents studies on other toxic substances. It includes studies on oak poisoning and pine needle abortion in cattle.[books.google.com]
  • Medicine PLOS Pathogens Contact us CzMA JEP: Current issue About the journal Archive Editorial Board Redaction Subscription For authors and reviewers Contact us advanced search Most read Multiple firearm injury caused with a blank pistol The authors present[prolekare.cz]
Fatigue
  • Violent and fatiguing cough. Short cough, after every meal, excited by full inspirations, with oppression. 18. Chest. Oppression, esp. when stomach is either too full or too empty, or else with pain below xiphoid cartilage.[homeoint.org]
Nausea
  • He developed persistent nausea and vomiting. Three days after he ate the berries, his mom took him to the pediatrician, who called Poison Control.[poison.org]
  • Usually most common reactions simply include eye, skin, and respiratory irritation, as well as nausea, headache, and cardiac effects.[wood-database.com]
  • Gradually, weakness, nausea and vomiting began. Subsequently, clonic spasms developed in his extremities, followed by heart failure and blood circulation arrest.[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com]
  • Nausea with accumulation of saliva. Sensation of emptiness, without hunger, in stomach. Retching. Vomiting ending in death. Vomit-tenacious, containing bile; Yew leaves embedded in mucus. Pain in pit of stomach, when touched.[homeoint.org]
  • Signs of poisoning might include nausea, dry mouth, vomiting, stomach pain, dizziness, weakness, nervousness, heart problems, and many others. Death has occurred after taking 50-100 grams of yew needles.[webmd.com]
Vomiting
  • The child's vomiting decreased and he began drinking fluids with less trouble. After further observation, the child was sent home.[poison.org]
  • Mountains; ornamental Poison Part: Bark, leaves, seed pit (red, fleshy surrounding part, called the aril, is OK to eat) Poison Delivery Mode: Ingestion Symptoms: Nervousness, trembling, slow pulse, pupil dilation, difficult breathing, abdominal pain, vomiting[plants.ces.ncsu.edu]
  • Vomiting ending in death. Vomit-tenacious, containing bile; Yew leaves embedded in mucus. Pain in pit of stomach, when touched. Tension in epigastrium, which is painful to touch. Aching, burning, and pinching in region of stomach. 12. Abdomen.[homeoint.org]
  • First, it is necessary to evacuate the stomach as rapidly as possible by inducing vomiting or by means of stomach washout.[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com]
  • Signs of poisoning might include nausea, dry mouth, vomiting, stomach pain, dizziness, weakness, nervousness, heart problems, and many others. Death has occurred after taking 50-100 grams of yew needles.[webmd.com]
Diarrhea
  • […] ornamental Poison Part: Bark, leaves, seed pit (red, fleshy surrounding part, called the aril, is OK to eat) Poison Delivery Mode: Ingestion Symptoms: Nervousness, trembling, slow pulse, pupil dilation, difficult breathing, abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhea[plants.ces.ncsu.edu]
  • Poisoning manifests itself as vertigo, nausea, abdominal pains, salivation, vomiting and diarrhea. Mydriasis is noticeable. The onset of somnolence, followed by unconsciousness, is frequent.[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com]
Abdominal Pain
  • pain, vomiting, diarrhea, weakness, convulsions; may be fatal Edibility: EDIBLE PARTS: The red arils, in small amounts, are edible.[plants.ces.ncsu.edu]
  • Poisoning manifests itself as vertigo, nausea, abdominal pains, salivation, vomiting and diarrhea. Mydriasis is noticeable. The onset of somnolence, followed by unconsciousness, is frequent.[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com]
Seizure
  • Despite serious safety concerns, yew is used for treating diphtheria, tapeworms, swollen tonsils ( tonsillitis ), seizures ( epilepsy ), muscle and joint pain (rheumatism), urinary tract conditions, and liver conditions.[webmd.com]
  • Our patient was evaluated for serious post-hypoxic encephalopathy with generalized myoclonic seizures.[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com]
Excitement
  • Great excitement during coition. After coition, weakness and great oppression. 17. Respiratory Organs. Violent and fatiguing cough. Short cough, after every meal, excited by full inspirations, with oppression. 18. Chest.[homeoint.org]
  • Taxol has shown exciting potential as an anti-cancer drug, particularly in the treatment of ovarian cancers[238].[pfaf.org]
Tremulousness
  • Tongue: excoriated; moist; tremulous. Mouth dry. Saliva: increased; extremely viscid; acrid. Bitter taste, like that of Cinchona. 11. Stomach. Violent hunger, soon after breakfast, with general uneasiness, and weakness in region of stomach.[homeoint.org]
Dizziness
  • Signs of poisoning might include nausea, dry mouth, vomiting, stomach pain, dizziness, weakness, nervousness, heart problems, and many others. Death has occurred after taking 50-100 grams of yew needles.[webmd.com]

Treatment

  • We discuss the effects and the difficulty of treatment associated with yew leaf poisoning.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Taxol has shown exciting potential as an anti-cancer drug, particularly in the treatment of ovarian cancers[238].[pfaf.org]
  • Discussion The success of treatment for poisoning depends on rapid reaction within the first half hour, when it is important to evacuate the stomach, through which the poison is absorbed, as rapidly as possible.[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com]

Epidemiology

  • Neurology and Neurosurgery Czech and Slovak Ophthalmology Czech and Slovak Psychiatry Czech Geriatric Review Czech Gynaecology Czech Rheumatology Czech Dental Journal Czech Urology Czech-Slovak Dermatology Czecho-Slovak Pathology Czech-Slovak Pediatrics Epidemiology[prolekare.cz]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Prevention

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  • Cutting pain at base of kidneys which allows him neither to sit still nor stand up, and even prevents turning in bed. Urinary tenesmus. Frequent want to urinate, with difficult emission in a fine stream. Strangury, urine red. 15. Male Sexual Organs.[homeoint.org]

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