Botulism, Infantile

Known as: Infant Botulisms, Botulism, Infant, Infant botulism 
Botulism that is caused by contact with spores of Clostridial bacteria, which subsequently grow in the intestine and release toxin.
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1942-2017
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2014
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2014
BACKGROUND Clostridium botulinum strain IBCA10-7060, isolated from a patient with infant botulism, produced botulinum neurotoxin… (More)
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2011
2011
A total of 41 Clostridium botulinum serotype E strains from different geographic regions, including Canada, Denmark, Finland… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To summarize the worldwide occurrence of reported infant (intestinal toxemia) botulism cases since first recognition of… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND We created the orphan drug Human Botulism Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human) (BIG-IV), which neutralizes botulinum… (More)
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2005
2005
Clostridium botulinum type B was detected by multiplex PCR in the intestinal contents of a suddenly deceased 11-week-old infant… (More)
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1992
1992
Recently, it has been shown that two Clostridium butyricum strains (ATCC 43181 and ATCC 43755), isolated from cases of infant… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
The first two confirmed cases of type E infant botulism occurred in two 16-week-old girls in Rome, Italy. The original diagnosis… (More)
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1986
1986
The apparent causative organism from the only reported case of type E infant botulism was isolated and characterized. Except for… (More)
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1985
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1985
All reported cases of infant botulism except one have been caused by proteolytic strains (group I) of Clostridium botulinum… (More)
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1976
1976
Clostridium botulinum and its toxin were identified in the faeces of four infants, aged 6 to 13 weeks, who had symptoms… (More)
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