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ALLMedicine™ Botulism Center

Research & Reviews  761 results

Descriptive Epidemiology of Infant Botulism in California: The First 40 Years.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2020.08.013
The Journal of Pediatrics; Panditrao MV, Dabritz HA et. al.

Aug 11th, 2020 - To ascertain the descriptive epidemiology of infant botulism (IB),flaccid paralysis that results when neurotoxigenic Clostridium species produce botulinum toxin (BoNT) in the infant colon, in its first 40 years following initial recognition in Cal...

Seven-Year Case-Control Study in California of Risk Factors for Infant Botulism.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2020.07.014
The Journal of Pediatrics; Panditrao MV, Dabritz HA et. al.

Jul 9th, 2020 - To ascertain possible risk factors for infant botulism, the intestinal infectious form of human botulism, in the years immediately following its initial recognition in California in 1976.. Parents of 159 California laboratory-confirmed cases of in...

The dilemma of diagnosing wound botulism in an infant: A rare case of paralysis with to...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.03.044
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Mohd Tamrin MI

Mar 29th, 2020 - Botulism is a form of paralysis caused by a neurotoxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. It is well known that natural honey contains Clostridium botulinum spores; controversy arises when a honey-related product is being used for wo...

Immunological characterisation and immunoprotective efficacy of functional domain antig...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.02.060
Vaccine Liu FJ, Shi DY et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2020 - Botulinum neurotoxins (BoNTs) are highly toxic proteins that mediate their effects by binding to neuronal receptors and block the neutralizing ability of therapeutic antibodies. Vaccination is currently the most effective strategy to prevent botul...

Neuronal selectivity of botulinum neurotoxins.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.02.006
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Poulain B, Lemichez E et. al.

Feb 25th, 2020 - Botulinum neurotoxins (BoNTs) are highly potent toxins responsible for a severe disease, called botulism. They are also efficient therapeutic tools with an increasing number of indications ranging from neuromuscular dysfunction to hypersecretion s...

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Guidelines  2 results

Botulism | Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)
https://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/943/botulism

Apr 15th, 2019 - A collection of disease information resources and questions answered by our Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Specialists for Botulism

Botulism Information for Health Professionals
https://www.cdc.gov/botulism/health-professional.html

Oct 3rd, 2018 - Get clinical information about botulism and find out who to call for case consultation if you suspect your patient may have botulism.

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  821 results

Descriptive Epidemiology of Infant Botulism in California: The First 40 Years.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2020.08.013
The Journal of Pediatrics; Panditrao MV, Dabritz HA et. al.

Aug 11th, 2020 - To ascertain the descriptive epidemiology of infant botulism (IB),flaccid paralysis that results when neurotoxigenic Clostridium species produce botulinum toxin (BoNT) in the infant colon, in its first 40 years following initial recognition in Cal...

Botulism - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/botulism/symptoms-causes/syc-20370262

Aug 11th, 2020 - Overview Botulism is a rare but serious condition caused by toxins from bacteria called Clostridium botulinum. Three common forms of botulism are: Foodborne botulism. The harmful bacteria thrive and produce the toxin in environments with little ox...

Botulism - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/botulism/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20370266

Aug 11th, 2020 - Diagnosis To diagnose botulism, your doctor will check you for signs of muscle weakness or paralysis, such as drooping eyelids and a weak voice. Your doctor will also ask about the foods you've eaten in the past few days, and ask if you may have b...

Seven-Year Case-Control Study in California of Risk Factors for Infant Botulism.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2020.07.014
The Journal of Pediatrics; Panditrao MV, Dabritz HA et. al.

Jul 9th, 2020 - To ascertain possible risk factors for infant botulism, the intestinal infectious form of human botulism, in the years immediately following its initial recognition in California in 1976.. Parents of 159 California laboratory-confirmed cases of in...

The dilemma of diagnosing wound botulism in an infant: A rare case of paralysis with to...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.03.044
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Mohd Tamrin MI

Mar 29th, 2020 - Botulism is a form of paralysis caused by a neurotoxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. It is well known that natural honey contains Clostridium botulinum spores; controversy arises when a honey-related product is being used for wo...

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News  49 results

Botulism | Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)
https://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/943/botulism

Apr 15th, 2019 - A collection of disease information resources and questions answered by our Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Specialists for Botulism

Botulism Information for Health Professionals
https://www.cdc.gov/botulism/health-professional.html

Oct 3rd, 2018 - Get clinical information about botulism and find out who to call for case consultation if you suspect your patient may have botulism.

Kraft Heinz recalling cheese dip on botulism risk
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-kraft-heinz-recall-botulism/kraft-heinz-recalling-cheese-dip-on-botulism-risk-idUSKBN1KF04J

Jul 24th, 2018 - (Reuters) - Kraft Heinz Co (KHC.O) said on Tuesday it was voluntarily recalling about 7,000 cases of its Taco Bell Cheese Dip as the product showed signs that it could allow for the growth of the bacteria that causes botulism. The company said it ...

Nacho Cheese Kills Man in California (NPR)
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/generalinfectiousdisease/65522

May 23rd, 2017 - An outbreak of botulism from gas station nacho cheese is responsible for the death of one man and the sickening of nine others in California. According to a story from NPR, all of the victims fell ill after consuming nacho cheese from Valley Oak F...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →