A review of selected seafood poisonings.

  title={A review of selected seafood poisonings.},
  author={Richard A F Clark and Saralyn R. Williams and Sean Patrick Nordt and Anthony S Manoguerra},
  journal={Undersea & hyperbaric medicine : journal of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, Inc},
  volume={26 3},
Seafood poisoning has been recognized as a problem in both coastal and inland populations for millennia. Many types of sea creatures from shellfish to the largest fish have been implicated. Severe cases of many different types of seafood poisonings can result in fatalities. While the pathophysiology of the toxins is well known in some cases, others, like ciguatera, remain somewhat confusing. As a result, the treatment of these conditions remains controversial, although supportive care continues… CONTINUE READING

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