fluoride toxicity


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fluor·ide tox·ic·i·ty

(flōrīd tok-sisi-tē)
State in which the level of corporal fluoride absorption rises until it has become poisonous; symptoms of an acute toxic dose include: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, increased salivation, and thirst as a result of irritation to the stomach lining.
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Although the process remains to be fully characterized, the radiographic appearance and developing laboratory evidence support a subacute fluoride toxicity from chronic therapy with voriconazole, a fluoride-containing compound.
Cells have had to contend with fluoride toxicity for billions of years, and so they have evolved precise sensors and defense mechanisms to do battle with this ion," said Breaker, who is also an investigator with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
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