Toxicological Investigation of Acute Cyanide Poisoning of a 29-year-old Man : A Case Report

  title={Toxicological Investigation of Acute Cyanide Poisoning of a 29-year-old Man : A Case Report},
  author={Martin Anazodo Nnoli and Nwidu Lucky Legbosi and Paul Alozie Nwafor and Ijezie Innocent Chukwuonye},
Background: Cyanide poisoning is frequently lethal, Because of the early onset of severe symptoms and difficulty in the diagnosis. Case: The case was a 29-year-old boy who collapsed suddenly after taking a bottle of beer in a bar. Samples, such as peripheral blood, stomach contents, bile fluid, urine and mouth swabs, were prepared using standard autopsy procedure and were subjected to analysis for cyanide using visible spectrophotometric method. The cyanide contents in samples, included stomach… CONTINUE READING
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