Sauropus androgynus


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Sauropus androgynus

(saw'rō-pŭs an-droj'ĕ-nŭs),
an Asian shrub the leaves of which are sometimes eaten cooked, but when used uncooked as an unproved appetite suppressant, causes bronchiolitis fibrosa obliterans.

Sauropus androgynus,

n part used: extract; uses: reduce body weight; precautions: can cause bronchiolitis obliterans. Also called
chekkurmanis.
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The leaves of the plant Sauropus androgynus (SA) were collected from Maruthancode, Kanya Kumari district (TamilNadu, India).
Padmavathi P and Prabhakara Rao M: Nutritive value of Sauropus androgynus leaves.
Chen IC, Chang KC, Hsieh YK, Wu D: Torsade de pointes due to consumption of Sauropus androgynus as a weight reducing vegetable.
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The following is a nonexhaustive review of the pathology of some of the small airways diseases, specifically cellular bronchiolitis, including follicular bronchiolitis and diffuse panbronchiolitis; granulomatous bronchiolitis; tobacco smoke-associated small airways bronchiolitic diseases, hypersensitivity pneumonitis; organizing pneumonia; constrictive bronchiolitis; mineral dust exposure and various other exposure-associated bronchiolitic diseases; and 4 recently described bronchiolitic disorders, bronchiolitic disease due to ingestion of Sauropus androgynus, airway-centered interstitial fibrosis, idiopathic bronchiolocentric interstitial pneumonia, and bronchiolitis interstitial pneumonitis.
Outbreak of bronchiolitis obliterans associated with consumption of Sauropus androgynus in Taiwan.
Outbreak of obstructive ventilatory impairment associated with consumption of Sauropus androgynus vegetable.
Constrictive bronchiolitis obliterans in Sauropus androgynus poisoning.
Association of Sauropus androgynus and bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome: a hospital-based case-control study.
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