Toxemia

Common Name(s)

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

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Toxemia" returned 26 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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: 19 Jan 2012

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Botulism toxemia following laparoscopic appendectomy.
 

Author(s): Susan C Nystrom, Eden V Wells, Hiren S Pokharna, Laura E Johnson, Mazen A Najjar, Fatema M Mamou, James T Rudrik, Corinne E Miller, Matthew L Boulton

Journal: Clin. Infect. Dis.. 2012 Feb;54(4):e32-4.

 

We describe a case of botulism infection in a patient who had undergone laparoscopic appendectomy, an occurrence not previously described in the literature. This case exemplifies the need for coordination between clinical and public health personnel to ensure the immediate recognition ...

Last Updated: 1 Feb 2012

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Lethal factor toxemia and anti-protective antigen antibody activity in naturally acquired cutaneous anthrax.
 

Author(s): Anne E Boyer, Conrad P Quinn, Cari A Beesley, Maribel Gallegos-Candela, Chung K Marston, Li X Cronin, Renato C Lins, Robyn A Stoddard, Han Li, Jarad Schiffer, M Jahangir Hossain, Apurba Chakraborty, Mahmudur Rahman, Stephen P Luby, Wun-Ju Shieh, Sherif Zaki, John R Barr, Alex R Hoffmaster

Journal: J. Infect. Dis.. 2011 Nov;204(9):1321-7.

 

Cutaneous anthrax outbreaks occurred in Bangladesh from August to October 2009. As part of the epidemiological response and to confirm anthrax diagnoses, serum samples were collected from suspected case patients with observed cutaneous lesions. Anthrax lethal factor (LF), anti-protective ...

Last Updated: 3 Oct 2011

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Toxemia" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Role of nutrition in the prevention of toxemia.
 

Author(s): D Maine

Journal: Am. J. Clin. Nutr.. 2000 Jul;72(1 Suppl):298S-300S.

 

Toxemia of pregnancy is called the disease of theories because, over decades of research, numerous causes have been proposed but none proved. Although many nutritional factors have been suggested as playing a causal role in the etiology of toxemia, mortality from this disease has ...

Last Updated: 7 Sep 2000

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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The Prediction of Preeclampsia/Toxemia in Twin Pregnancy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Preeclampsia/Toxemia

 

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2010

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Observational Study of Sepsis and Pneumonia to Develop Diagnostic Tests
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sepsis; Septicemia; Sepsis Syndrome; Shock, Septic; Community Acquired Pneumonia

 

Last Updated: 5 Nov 2010

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Simplified Severe Sepsis Protocol in Zambia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sepsis; Severe Sepsis

 

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2012

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