Pregnancy outcome after maternal poisoning with brodifacoum, a long-acting warfarin-like rodenticide.

@article{Zurawski1997PregnancyOA,
  title={Pregnancy outcome after maternal poisoning with brodifacoum, a long-acting warfarin-like rodenticide.},
  author={Jill M Zurawski and Elaine A Kelly},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1997},
  volume={90 4 Pt 2},
  pages={672-4}
}
BACKGROUND Brodifacoum is a potent warfarin-like anticoagulant used in many rat-poisoning products. Its availability has led to several reported human ingestions, none previously reported in pregnancy. CASE A woman presented at 22 weeks' gestation in hemorrhagic diathesis, attributed to the ingestion of rat poison containing brodifacoum several days… CONTINUE READING