Poisoning by Agricultural Chemicals — Organophosphates and Paraquat
Though, there are many kinds of agricultural chemicals in the world, the most common causes of poisoning are organophosphates and paraquat. We present here some experimental and clinical results for these two chemicals in the last several years.
KeywordsAgricultural Chemical Volume Blood Flow Cation Resin Organophosphate Poisoning Paraquat Poisoning
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