Pseudocholinesterase Levels Are Not Decreased in Grayanotoxin (Mad Honey) Poisoning in Most Patients
作者: Abdulkadir GunduzAsim KalkanSuleyman TurediIsmet DurmusSuha TurkmenFaik Ahmet AyazAhmet Ayar
作者单位: 1Faculty of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
2Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
3Faculty of Science, Department of Biology, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
4Faculty of Medicine, Department of Physiology, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
刊名: Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2012, Vol.43 (6), pp.1008-1013
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2011.08.022
关键词: grayanotoxincholinergic toxidromemad honey poisoning
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)The symptoms of mad honey poisoning resemble those of cholinergic toxidromes; however, it is not clear whether they share a common biochemical basis.(#br)Objectives(#br)The aim of this study was to investigate a possible resemblance between mad honey poisoning and cholinergic toxidromes.(#br)Methods(#br)This is a descriptive study performed prospectively in patients presenting to a University Medical Faculty Emergency Medicine Department emergency service with mad honey poisoning over 1 year, from September 2008 to September 2009. Adult patients with clinical findings suggesting mad honey poisoning (i.e., bradycardia, hypotension, syncope, and vertigo) and with a history of honey consumption were enrolled. Pseudocholinesterase levels in blood samples taken from...
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影响因子:1.331 (2012)