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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Steinritz, Dirk; Eyer, Florian; Worek, Franz; Thiermann, Horst; John, Harald 
Title:
Repetitive obidoxime treatment induced increase of red blood cell acetylcholinesterase activity even in a late phase of a severe methamidophos poisoning: A case report. 
Abstract:
Accidental self-poisoning or deliberate use in suicidal intent of organophosphorus pesticides (OPP), which are widely used in agriculture, represent a health problem worldwide. Symptoms of poisoning are characterized by acute cholinergic crisis caused by inhibition of acetylcholinesterase. A 75-year-old male patient ingested 20ml of an OPP solution containing 10% methamidophos in suicidal intent. In the course of poisoning typical clinical symptoms of cholinergic crisis (miosis, bradycardia, hyp...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Toxicol Lett 
Year:
2016 
Journal volume:
244 
Pages contribution:
121-3 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0378-4274 
TUM Institution:
Toxikologische Abteilung