Disease Information for Newt poisoning

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Vomiting
Excess salivation/hypersalivation
Mouth/tongue/lips burning pain
Acute Motor Weakness
Clumsiness/poor coordination
Paralysis
Paralysis, asymmetrical
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Poisoning ER Adult Previously well
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Fish poisoning/tetrodotoxin/puffer fish
Food poisoning
newt poisoning
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Process
PROCESS/Poison/specific (category)
Toxin
Toxin/Ingested not envenomization
TOXIN/Lethal possible
TOXIN/Neurotoxin effect
TOXIN/Poison/Zoologic/stings/bites (category)
Toxin/Present in animal skin
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Charcoal/Activated charcoal
Definition

weakness after boiled newt meal; red coloring species can be pets; the Taricha newts in west coast USA have more toxicy from tetradotoxin which is in the skin

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