Patients Presenting with Acute Toxin Ingestion

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Organ toxicity caused by poisons or drug therapy is diverse and may not be commonly encountered clinically. In general, commonly encountered conditions caused by drug/toxin pharmacology can be classified into 7 categories by shared mechanisms of organ injury. This review of drug/toxin-induced injury discusses drug or toxin-induced pathology that the clinician may encounter and therapeutic approaches to these syndromes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)117-137
Number of pages21
JournalAnesthesiology Clinics
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 1 2010


  • Anesthesia
  • Drug Effects
  • Envenomations
  • Poisonings
  • Toxicity
  • Toxins

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


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