Botulism

Known as: Botulism, Toxico-Infectious, botulisms, Botulism [Disease/Finding] 
A disease caused by potent protein NEUROTOXINS produced by CLOSTRIDIUM BOTULINUM which interfere with the presynaptic release of ACETYLCHOLINE at the… (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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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Clostridium botulinum is a taxonomic designation for many diverse anaerobic spore-forming rod-shaped bacteria that have the… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Botulism is a potentially lethal paralytic disease caused by botulinum neurotoxin. Human pathogenic neurotoxins of types A, B, E… (More)
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2002
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2002
Although the worldwide incidence of infant botulism is rare, the majority of cases are diagnosed in the United States. An infant… (More)
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2000
Review
2000
Botulism is a potentially lethal disease caused by one of seven homologous neurotoxic proteins usually produced by the bacterium… (More)
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1998
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1998
Botulinum neurotoxin type A (BoNT/A) is the potent disease agent in botulism, a potential biological weapon and an effective… (More)
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1995
Review
1995
The main form of human botulism throughout the world is the classic foodborne intoxication. Would botulism is very rare, and most… (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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1980
Review
1980
Of the three main forms of human botulism (food-borne, wound, and infant), infant botulism is the most recently recognized (1976… (More)
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1977
1977
Clostridium botulinum organisms and toxin were identified in the feces of six infants, aged 5 to 20 weeks, who had illnesses… (More)
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