Toxemia

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Toxemia

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H.E.L.L.P. Syndrome International Foundation, S.a, UK, USA

HELLP Syndrome is a life-threatening condition to both mother and unborn baby during gestation. Our goal: To enhance and extend life.

Last Updated: 19 Aug 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Toxemia" for support, advocacy or research.

H.E.L.L.P. Syndrome International Foundation, S.a, UK, USA

HELLP Syndrome is a life-threatening condition to both mother and unborn baby during gestation. Our goal: To enhance and extend life.

Last Updated: 19 Aug 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Toxemia" returned 41 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A childhood-onset intestinal toxemia botulism during chemotherapy for relapsed acute leukemia.
 

Author(s): Noriko Ohyama, Michiko Torio, Kentaro Nakashima, Yuuki Koga, Shunsuke Kanno, Hisanori Nishio, Kei Nishiyama, Momoko Sasazuki, Haru Kato, Hiroshi Asakura, Satoshi Akamine, Masafumi Sanefuji, Yoshito Ishizaki, Yasunari Sakai, Shouichi Ohga

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Botulism is a potentially fatal infection characterized by progressive muscle weakness, bulbar paralysis, constipation and other autonomic dysfunctions. A recent report suggested that cancer chemotherapy might increase the risk for the intestinal toxemia botulism in both adults and children.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Identification of toxemia in patients with Clostridium difficile infection.
 

Author(s): Hua Yu, Kevin Chen, Jianguo Wu, Zhiyong Yang, Lianfa Shi, Lydia L Barlow, David M Aronoff, Kevin W Garey, Tor C Savidge, Erik C von Rosenvinge, Ciaran P Kelly, Hanping Feng

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Toxemia can develop in Clostridium difficile-infected animals, and correlates with severe and fulminant disease outcomes. Circumstantial evidence suggests that toxemia may occur in patients with C. difficile infection (CDI), but positive diagnosis is extremely rare. We analyzed the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Intestinal toxemia botulism in 3 adults, Ontario, Canada, 2006-2008.
 

Author(s): Yolanda D Sheppard, Dean Middleton, Yvonne Whitfield, Felix Tyndel, Shariq Haider, Jamie Spiegelman, Richard H Swartz, Mark P Nelder, Stacey L Baker, Lisa Landry, Ross Maceachern, Sherri Deamond, Lorrie Ross, Garth Peters, Michelle Baird, David Rose, Greg Sanders, John W Austin

Journal: Emerging Infect. Dis.. 2012 Jan;18(1):1-6.

 

Five cases of intestinal toxemia botulism in adults were identified within an 18-month period in or near Toronto, Ontario, Canada. We describe findings for 3 of the 5 case-patients. Clinical samples contained Clostridium botulinum spores and botulinum neurotoxins (types A and B) for ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Dissecting How Peripheral Lymphocytes Are Lost During Sepsis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Sepsis

 

Last Updated: 26 Dec 2017

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The Efficacy of Xuebijing Injection on Sepsis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sepsis

 

Last Updated: 3 Oct 2017

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