Atropine Archive

ORGANOPHOSPHORUS POISONING

ORGANOPHOSPHORUS POISONING -OP compounds are widely used as pesticides, for eradication of vectors. Malathion,Fenthion,Methamidophos,Diazinon,Chlorpyrifos,Parathion are the common insecticides. CLINICAL PRESENTATION Acute cholinergic syndrome:- occur within minutes of exposure. Pungent garlic like odour in breath, vomit and clothing; Muscarinic effects -miosis , bronchorrhoea, bronchospasm, salivation ...Read More
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