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journal article 
Author(s):
Kirchmair, M; Carrilho, P; Pfab, R; Haberl, B; Felgueiras, J; Carvalho, F; Cardoso, J; Melo, I; Vinhas, J; Neuhauser, S 
Title:
Amanita poisonings resulting in acute, reversible renal failure: new cases, new toxic Amanita mushrooms. 
Abstract:
Renal failure as a consequence of eating mushrooms has been reported repeatedly after ingestion of webcaps of the Cortinarius orellanus group. But mushrooms of the genus Amanita can also cause renal failure: Amanita smithiana (North America) and Amanita proxima (Mediterranean area). Here, we discuss poisonings caused by other white amanitas. A German and--independently--two Portuguese patients reported the ingestion of completely white mushrooms with ring. Similar to intoxications with A. smithi...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Nephrol Dial Transplant 
Year:
2012 
Journal volume:
27 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
1380-6 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0931-0509 
TUM Institution:
Toxikologische Abteilung