Disease Information for Caustic agent ingestion

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Burning blebs/sudden appearance/skin
Burning/stinging skin sensations/diffuse
Local necrotic tissue/burn/ulceration
Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Pain Crampy
Dysphagia Swallowing Difficulties
Odynophagia/Pain on swallowing/Phagadynia
Vomiting blood/hematemesis
Drooling
Palate edema/Soft palate
Palate Erythema/Soft Palate
Pharyngeal edema/throat swelling
Sore throat/Pharyngitis
Sore Throat/Throat Pain
Stridor (Inspiratory noise)
Stridor infant Child
Throat Conditions
Acutely ill patient/signs
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Corrosive esophagitis/gastritis
Esophagitis
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Process
PROCESS/Poison/specific (category)
Toxin
TOXIN/Local irritant/Contact/Caustic/Blister
TOXIN/Poison/Corrosives/caustic (category)
TOXIN/Skin reaction/chemical irritant
Treatment
Other Treatments
TX/Gastric lavage.
Other Treatments
TX/Do NOT induce vomiting
Definition
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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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