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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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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Clostridium botulinum strain IBCA10-7060, isolated from a patient with infant botulism, produced botulinum neurotoxin… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND We created the orphan drug Human Botulism Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human) (BIG-IV), which neutralizes botulinum… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Botulism is a potentially lethal paralytic disease caused by botulinum neurotoxin. Human pathogenic neurotoxins of types A, B, E… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT Botulism is a potentially lethal paralytic disease caused primarily by toxins of the anaerobic, spore-forming bacterium… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Botulism is a paralyzing disease caused by the toxin of Clostridium botulinum. The toxin produces skeletal muscle paralysis by… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
The main form of human botulism throughout the world is the classic foodborne intoxication. Would botulism is very rare, and most… Expand
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Review
1993
Review
1993
The active forms of tetanus and botulinum neurotoxins, released from the precursor molecule by specific proteolysis and reduction… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
All reported cases of infant botulism except one have been caused by proteolytic strains (group I) of Clostridium botulinum… Expand
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1984
1984
Serum levels of equine-botulism antitoxin to toxin types A, B, and E were measured in four type-A botulism patients who had… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Clostridium botulinum organisms and toxin were identified in the feces of six infants, aged 5 to 20 weeks, who had illnesses… Expand
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