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Shellfish Poisoning Summary

Description: Poisoning from toxins present in bivalve mollusks that have been ingested. Four distinct types of shellfish poisoning are recognized based on the toxin involved.

Also Known As: Amnesic Shellfish Poisoning; Diarrhetic Shellfish Poisoning; Neurotoxic Shellfish Poisoning; Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning; Amnesic Shellfish Poisonings Show All >>

Networked: 364 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 11 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Shellfish Poisoning

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Okadaic Acid : 1 outcome 2 studies in 120 results : IBA
  2. dinophysistoxin 1 : 1 outcome in 18 results : IBA
  3. Microcystins : 1 outcome in 4 results : IBA
  4. domoic acid : 2 studies in 63 results : IBA
  5. Neurotoxins : 2 studies in 24 results : IBA
  6. Esters : 1 study in 10 results : IBA
  7. gonyautoxins : 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  8. cylindrospermopsin : 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  9. benzene-1,4-diphosphonic acid : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  10. batrachotoxinin A 20-alpha-benzoate : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Shellfish Poisoning

  1. Shellfish Poisoning
  2. Ciguatera Poisoning (Ciguatera)
  3. Poisoning
  4. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  5. Paralysis (Palsy)
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Key Therapies for Shellfish Poisoning

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  1. Microspheres (Microsphere) : 1 study in 1 result
  2. Intraperitoneal Injections : 2 results
  3. Photobioreactors : 1 result
  4. Intensive Care (Surgical Intensive Care) : 1 result
  5. Injections : 1 result
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