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Infant botulism--the first reported case from Queensland.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3796405     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Infant botulism is a rare disease with previous reports in Australia originating from its southern states. The first case to be recognized from Queensland is described in a four-month-old white girl. Complications included respiratory failure, the syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion, urinary tract infection and autonomic dysfunction.
Authors:
P J Ryan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Medical journal of Australia     Volume:  146     ISSN:  0025-729X     ISO Abbreviation:  Med. J. Aust.     Publication Date:  1987 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-02-19     Completed Date:  1987-02-19     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0400714     Medline TA:  Med J Aust     Country:  AUSTRALIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  105-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Australia
Autonomic Nervous System Diseases / etiology
Botulism / complications,  epidemiology*
Breast Feeding
Female
Humans
Inappropriate ADH Syndrome / etiology
Infant
Respiratory Insufficiency / etiology
Urinary Tract Infections / etiology

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