A case of tetramine poisoning: a lethal rodenticide.

@article{Poon2005ACO,
  title={A case of tetramine poisoning: a lethal rodenticide.},
  author={Wing Tat Poon and Kit Nga Chan and Man Hon Lo and Kin Keung Yip and Tak Lee and Albert Yiu-cheung Chan},
  journal={Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi},
  year={2005},
  volume={11 6},
  pages={
          507-9
        }
}
We report a fatal case of suicide presenting with convulsions and subsequently multi-organ failure. Rodenticide poisoning was not suspected until the next day when tetramine was detected in the patient's blood, urine, and food residues. Tetramine is a potent rodenticide with a rapid action and high mortality. The poison has been banned worldwide but is still readily available in Mainland China. Outbreaks of poisoning are reported frequently and doctors should be alert for this lethal toxin. 

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