Nicotinic plant poisoning
following ingestion of poison hemlock will result in initial CNS stimulation, with myoclonus and hyperreflexia progressing to generalized tonoclonic convulsions followed rapidly by weakness, paralysis, and respiratory failure.
In fact, half of the plant poisoning
claims received in October stemmed from mushroom ingestion.
of Kiel, Germany) provide a reliable source of information for cases of suspected plant poisoning
Britain in Bloom judge Terry Whitmill said he was aware of Saltburn's plant poisoning
drama through coverage in the national press.
Starvation, accidental eating and browsing habits of animals are contributing factors to plant poisoning
If she were alive today and living here I wonder what she would have to say about this nuclear plant poisoning
Although few people die from plant poisoning
, it is a good idea to be aware of which plants are toxic, especially when small children - who put almost everything into their mouths - are playing outside.
Ragwort is one of the most frequent causes of plant poisoning
of livestock in Britain.
Children who mouth objects are particularly vulnerable to plant poisoning
, but older children, whose imaginations encourage them to "brew" tea with plant leaves, or see crocus bulb as "onions" are not beyond the danger.