Amanita phalloides (“death cap”)
Amanita virosa/Amanita verna (“destroying angel”)
Galerina marginata, Galerina venenata
Cyclopeptide toxins inhibi...
Onset of symptoms delayed 6–36 hr with development of GI symptoms
Transient latent phase may...
Refrigerate specimens if possible, place in brown paper bag.
All symptomatic patients:
Protracted vomiting, dehydration, liver or renal toxicity, or seizures
Transfer to tertiary medical center for early signs of renal or he...
There are old mushroom pickers, and bold mushroom pickers; but there are no old, bold mushroom pickers.
Symptoms with late onset (>6 hr) generally indicate more lethal toxins.
Beuhler MC, Sasser HC, Watson WA. The outcome of North American pediatric unintentional mushroom ingestions with various decontamination treatments: An analysis of 14 years of TE...
86505009 Toxic effect from eating mushrooms (disorder)
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