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  • Clinical
  • The lack of timely identification of the poisoning or its clinical toxidrome and failure to proper cardiac monitoring for potential life threatening complications may endanger the lives of the patients. (ac.ir)
  • polyneuropathy
  • The mechanism underlying organophosphate-induced delayed polyneuropathy is not well understood, but is thought to be independent to the functioning of both muscarinic and nicotinic receptors, and may be due to inhibition of the enzyme neurotoxic esterase instead 2 . (radiopaedia.org)
  • therapeutic
  • To search for alternative therapies, this study was aimed to investigate the effects of packed red blood cell (RBC) transfusion in acute OP poisoning, and compare the therapeutic effects of RBCs at different storage times. (ovid.com)
  • Because it is a biological scavenger (and universal target), it is currently the only therapeutic agent effective in providing complete stoichiometric protection against the entire spectrum of organophosphate nerve agents. (wikipedia.org)
  • intoxication
  • 1 however, tremors, dysarthria, cogwheel rigidity, and mask-like facies are unusual accompaniments following organophosphate intoxication. (bmj.com)
  • Features of intoxication are usually delayed i.e. because the poison requires biotransformation to become active. (co.ke)