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Year : 2012  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 52--54

Herbicide poisoning: A diagnostic challenge


Department of Critical Care Medicine, Fortis-Escorts Hospital, Neelam Bata Road, NIT, Faridabad, Haryana, India

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Supradip Ghosh
Department of Critical Care Medicine, Fortis-Escorts Hospital, Neelam Bata Road, NIT, Faridabad, Haryana - 121 001
India
Supradip Ghosh
Department of Critical Care Medicine, Fortis-Escorts Hospital, Neelam Bata Road, NIT, Faridabad, Haryana - 121 001
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0972-5229.94437

PMID: 22557836

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Despite widespread availability, reports of herbicide poisoning from India are not common. Diagnosis is often difficult in the absence of proper history, non-specific clinical features and lack of diagnostic tests. A case of Paraquat poisoning is reported where diagnosis could be established only after the recovery of the patient. The literature is reviewed.






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