Botulism

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Botulism
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Specialty infectious disease[*]
ICD-10 A05.1
ICD-9-CM 005.1,040.41,040.42
DiseasesDB 2811
MedlinePlus 000598
eMedicine article/213311
Patient UK Botulism

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.