Handbook of Mushroom Poisoning: Diagnosis and Treatment

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CRC Press, Sep 27, 1994 - Medical - 464 pages
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The Handbook of Mushroom Poisoning provides an in-depth examination of mushroom poisoning, including case examples for each toxic class.
The book contains specific chapters on mushroom poison pharmacology and approaches to treatment of cases caused by an unknown mushroom or unknown poison. For those who want a broader background, there are sections on gross and microscopic mushroom identification, general information about the types of toxic substances found in various mushroom families, and tables detailing the results of various field and laboratory tests.
For those interested in learning more about mushroom poisonings and how to treat them, this book is a must.
 

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Contents

Chapter
1
Chapter
9
Chapter
15
Chapter 3
39
Chapter 4
47
Principles of Mushroom Identification
65
Chapter 6
94
Mushroom Field Tests
131
Chapter 12
265
Chapter 13
279
Chapter 14
289
CoprineContaining Mushrooms
303
Chapter 17
325
Chapter 18
339
Chapter 20
367
Chapter 22
391

Chapter 8
149
Chapter 9
165
Chapter 10
233
Chapter 11
249
Chapter 24
419
Chapter 26
437
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