Botulism

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Botulism
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Specialtyinfectious disease
ICD-10A05.1
ICD-9-CM005.1,040.41,040.42
DiseasesDB2811
MedlinePlus000598
eMedicinearticle/213311
Patient UKBotulism

Botulism (Laitin, botulus, a sausage[1]) (pronoonced /ˈbɒᵿlɪzəm/) is a rare an potentially fatal paralytic illness caused bi a toxin produced bi the bacteria Clostridium botulinum.

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  1. Lewis, Charlton T.; Short, Charles. "A Latin Dictionary". Retrieved 2014-06-09.