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Is there a link between infant botulism and sudden infant death? Bacteriological results obtained in central Germany.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11686509     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
CONCLUSION: the results show a remarkable incidence of infant botulism without any known previous medical history, partly hidden as sudden infant death. We propose to systematically search for botulism in connection with sudden infant death.
H Böhnel; S Behrens; P Loch; K Lube; F Gessler
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatrics     Volume:  160     ISSN:  0340-6199     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Pediatr.     Publication Date:  2001 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-10-31     Completed Date:  2002-02-05     Revised Date:  2014-07-28    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7603873     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  623-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Biological Assay
Botulinum Toxins / analysis*
Botulism / complications*
Clostridium botulinum / isolation & purification
Infant, Newborn
Sudden Infant Death / etiology*
Reg. No./Substance:
EC Toxins

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