ichthyismus


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ich·thy·ism

(ik'thē-izm),
Poisoning by eating stale or otherwise unfit fish.
Synonym(s): ichthyismus
[G. ichthys, fish]
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ichthyism

, ichthyismus (ik'the-izm) (ik?the-iz'mus) [Gr. ichthys, fish, + -ismos, condition]
Poisoning from eating decomposed or toxic fish.
See: tetrodotoxin
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