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Background: There is extensive literature on animal poisoning from plants and mushrooms worldwide; however, there is limited account of poisoning from South Africa. Methods: This study sought to describe and provide an overview of animal poison exposures in South Africa. Poisoning episodes reported ...

Author(s)
Moshobane, M. C.; Bertero, A.; Marks, C.; Stephen, C.; Mothapo, N. P.; Middleton, L.; Caloni, F.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record Open, 2020, 7, e000402,
Abstract

This work summarizes the mortality cases of twenty-five free-ranging Eurasian wild brown bears (Ursus arctos arctos) from the Cantabrian mountain range submitted for necropsy in Asturias and Castilla y León (northwestern Spain) from 1998 to 2018. Mortality cases were classified both caused by (i)...

Author(s)
Balseiro, A.; Royo, L. J.; Gayo, E.; Balsera, R.; Alarcia, O.; Marín, J. F. G.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2020, 10, 9,
Abstract

Diagnosing mushroom poisoning in dogs can be difficult and often includes identification of suspect mushrooms. Visual identification may be hindered by mastication, oral medications, or poor quality of environmental mushroom samples. Other analytical techniques may thus be necessary to aid in ...

Author(s)
Romano, M. C.; Doan, H. K.; Poppenga, R. H.; Filigenzi, M. S.; Bryant, U. K.; Gaskill, C. L.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation, 2019, 31, 3, pp 485-487
Abstract

This paper summarizes voluntary reports of mushroom poisoning to the North American Mycological Association (NAMA) in 2017. The reports are divided into 3 groups: human poisoning cases from normally edible species; human poisoning cases from normally poisonous species; and dog poisoning cases.

Author(s)
Beug, M. W.
Publisher
North American Mycological Association (NAMA), Ann Arbor, USA
Citation
McIlvainea: Journal of American Amateur Mycology, 2018, 27, pp unpaginated
Abstract

This article summarizes mushroom poisoning incidents in North America based on voluntary reports and news articles during 2015-16. It presents human poisoning from known toxic mushrooms, adverse reactions to commonly edible species, and poisoning of animals (only dogs). The incidents are placed in...

Author(s)
Beug, M. W.
Publisher
North American Mycological Association (NAMA), Ann Arbor, USA
Citation
McIlvainea: Journal of American Amateur Mycology, 2016, 25, pp unpaginated
Abstract

Objective: To describe the clinical course, treatment, and outcome of 5 dogs following ingestion of mushrooms belonging to the Inocybe genus. Case Series Summary: Five dogs with witnessed Inocybe ingestions were presented with clinical signs compatible with poisoning. Vomiting, ptyalism, diarrhea,...

Author(s)
Seljetun, K. O.; Krogh, A. von
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, 2017, 27, 2, pp 212-217
Abstract

Ingestion of poisonous mushrooms by small animals can lead to liver failure, neurotoxicity, or gastrointestinal irritation. Although amanita poisoning can be lethal, ingestion of other toxic mushrooms is generally self-limiting and not life threatening. Most cases are undiagnosed, as routine...

Author(s)
Puschner, B.; Wegenast, C.
Publisher
Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Veterinary Clinics of North America, Small Animal Practice, 2018, 48, 6, pp 1053-1067
Abstract

Mushroom toxicosis is rarely diagnosed in dogs and is poorly reported in the veterinary literature. This report suggests that mushroom toxicosis is a potentially under-diagnosed condition in first opinion practice in the UK. Nine dogs with clinical signs consistent with mushroom toxicosis were...

Author(s)
Hall, J.; Barton, L.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Small Animal Practice, 2013, 54, 5, pp 275-279
Abstract

This article describes the occurrence of human amatoxin poisoning through consumption of Amanita species and related mortality in North America during 2015-16. Treatment options such as milk thistle (Silybum marianum) extracts, fluid therapy, activated charcoal, extracorporeal treatment, biliary...

Author(s)
Beug, M. W.
Publisher
North American Mycological Association (NAMA), Ann Arbor, USA
Citation
McIlvainea: Journal of American Amateur Mycology, 2016, 25, pp unpaginated
Abstract

Amatoxin poisoning induces delayed-onset acute liver failure, which are responsible for more than 90% of deaths in mushroom poisoning. It has been postulated from animal and human studies that biliary drainage interrupting enterohepatic amatoxin circulation may affect amatoxin poisoning. Dogs were...

Author(s)
Sun Jian; Zhang YuTao; Niu YuMin; Li HaiJiao; Yin Yu; Zhang YiZhe; Ma PeiBin; Zhou Jing; Lu JunJia; Zhang HongShun; Sun ChengYe
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Toxins, 2018, 10, 6, pp 215

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