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Research & Reviews  61 results

Seafood Toxicity
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1011549-overview

Nov 10th, 2021 - Overview Seafood-borne illness, or seafood poisoning, occurs as a result of human consumption of food harvested from the sea. This includes, but is not limited to, finfish and shellfish. Patients with seafood-borne illnesses may present a diagnost...

Quick Quiz Question 1
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/246949/mixed-topics/quick-quiz-question-1

Oct 1st, 2021 - Correct answer: A. Rationale This patient has scromboid poisoning, which occurs when histidine is converted to histamine by bacterial enzymes in improperly refrigerated fish.

Ciguatera fish poisoning in the age of discovery and the age of enlightenment.
https://doi.org/10.1080/15563650.2021.1962529
Clinical Toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.); Mullins ME

Aug 11th, 2021 - Ciguatera fish poisoning (CFP) is the most common poisoning from seafood consumption with an estimated 50,000 cases per year worldwide. Attention to this malady in the English language literature has grown over the past five decades. Endemic areas...

Ciguatera Mini Review: 21st Century Environmental Challenges and the Interdisciplinary ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7999458
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Loeffler CR, Tartaglione L et. al.

Apr 4th, 2021 - Globally, the livelihoods of over a billion people are affected by changes to marine ecosystems, both structurally and systematically. Resources and ecosystem services, provided by the marine environment, contribute nutrition, income, and health b...

Silent cold-sensing neurons contribute to cold allodynia in neuropathic pain.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8320254
Brain : a Journal of Neurology; MacDonald DI, Luiz AP et. al.

Mar 12th, 2021 - Patients with neuropathic pain often experience innocuous cooling as excruciating pain. The cell and molecular basis of this cold allodynia is little understood. We used in vivo calcium imaging of sensory ganglia to investigate how the activity of...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Mannitol Versus Supportive Care in Ciguatera Fish Poisoning
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02570971

Oct 7th, 2015 - Ciguatera poisoning, caused by the ingestion of ciguatoxin-containing fish, is a global public health concern. In the US, the vast majority of ciguatera poisonings occur in Florida, followed by Hawaii and California. Equipoise exists in the medica...

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News  1 results

Quick Quiz Question 1
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/246949/mixed-topics/quick-quiz-question-1

Oct 1st, 2021 - Correct answer: A. Rationale This patient has scromboid poisoning, which occurs when histidine is converted to histamine by bacterial enzymes in improperly refrigerated fish.

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