Jornal de Toxicologia Clínica

Jornal de Toxicologia Clínica
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ISSN: 2161-0495


The Evaluation of The Poisonings Admitted to Emergency Service of University Hospital

Neslihan Gurbuz Gazi

Poisoning is the absorption of chemical, physical, or organic substances into the body by the gastrointestinal tract,
skin, mucosa or respiratory tract or by injection, causing toxic effects and cell, tissue and organ damage. Poisoning is
an important public health problem that causes a major portion of emergency department admissions and may cause
serious consequences to health.