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 DeCS Categories

C25 Chemically-Induced Disorders .
C25.723 Poisoning .
C25.723.415 Foodborne Diseases .
C25.723.455 Gas Poisoning .
C25.723.522 Heavy Metal Poisoning .
C25.723.522.750 Lead Poisoning .
C25.723.756 Plant Poisoning .
D27 Chemical Actions and Uses .
D27.720 Specialty Uses of Chemicals .
D27.720.777 Poisons .
D27.888 Toxic Actions .
D27.888.569 Noxae .
D27.888.569.612 Poisons .
SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.001 Health .
SP4.001.032 Food 4276 .
SP4.001.032.383 Poisoning .
SP4.001.032.383.509 Foodborne Diseases .
SP4.011 Science .
SP4.011.092 Toxicology .
SP4.011.092.753 Poisoning .
SP4.011.092.753.534 Plant Poisoning .
SP4.046 Occupational Health .
SP4.046.452 Occupational Medicine .
SP4.046.452.698 Occupational Diseases .
SP4.046.452.698.914 Lead Poisoning .
SP4.046.457 Occupational Risks .
SP4.046.457.723 Poisoning .
SP4.046.457.723.954 Plant Poisoning .
VS2 Health Surveillance of Products .
VS2.001 Control and Sanitary Supervision of Foods and Beverages .
VS2.001.003 Food Production .
VS2.001.003.001 Food Inspection .
VS2. Food Contamination .
VS2. Foodborne Diseases .
VS4 Environmental Health Surveillance .
VS4.001 Environmental Health .
VS4.001.002 Environmental Hazards .
VS4.001.002.001 Environmental Exposure .
VS4. Poisoning .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Poisoning .
Poisonings .
Intoxication .
A condition or physical state produced by the ingestion, injection, inhalation of or exposure to a deleterious agent. .
/poisoning .
/poisonous effects .
Used with drugs, chemicals, and industrial materials for human or animal poisoning, acute or chronic, whether the poisoning is accidental, occupational, suicidal, by medication error, or by environmental exposure. .
Plant Poisoning .
Poisoning, Plant .
Plant Poisonings .
Poisonings, Plant .
Poisoning by the ingestion of plants or its leaves, berries, roots or stalks. The manifestations in both humans and animals vary in severity from mild to life threatening. In animals, especially domestic animals, it is usually the result of ingesting moldy or fermented forage. .
Gas Poisoning .
Poisoning, Gas .
Gas Poisonings .
Poisonings, Gas .
Poisoning that results from exposure to gases such as CARBON MONOXIDE; NOBLE GASES; OXYGEN; or NATURAL GAS. .
Poisons .
Substances which, when ingested, inhaled, or absorbed, or when applied to, injected into, or developed within the body in relatively small amounts may, by their chemical action, cause damage to structure or disturbance of function. (From Dorland, 27th ed) .
Lead Poisoning .
Poisoning, Lead .
Lead Poisonings .
Poisonings, Lead .
Poisoning that results from chronic or acute ingestion, injection, inhalation, or skin absorption of LEAD or lead compounds. .
Foodborne Diseases .
Food-borne Diseases .
Food-borne Illnesses .
Foodborne Illnesses .
Poisoning, Food .
Disease, Food-borne .
Disease, Foodborne .
Food Poisonings .
Food borne Diseases .
Food borne Illnesses .
Food-borne Disease .
Foodborne Disease .
Illnesses, Foodborne .
Food Poisoning .
Acute illnesses, usually affecting the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT, brought on by consuming contaminated food or beverages. Most of these diseases are infectious, caused by a variety of bacteria, viruses, or parasites that can be foodborne. Sometimes the diseases are caused by harmful toxins from the microbes or other chemicals present in the food. Especially in the latter case, the condition is often called food poisoning. .