Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1975;18(2):153-157.
Published online February 28, 1975.
A Case of Mushroom Poisoning
H.J. Chang, H.J. Lee, J.K. Seo, C.K. Yun
Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Seoul National University
독버섯 중독 1예
장학진, 이흥재, 서정기, 윤종구
서울대학교 의과대학 소아과학교실
Abstract
A case with poisoning of Amanita phalloides is presented. The patient, six-year-old, boy complained of severe abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhea .14 hours after eating mushrooms. Abdominal distension and anuria followed, and he became progressively comatose and icteric. He expired 4days after the ingestion of the poison. Three older siblings who ate the same mushrooms suffered from similar, but milder symptoms and relieved with supportive therapy.


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