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DOID DOID:11976
Name botulism
Definition A primary bacterial infectious disease that involves intoxication caused by botulinum neurotoxins (BoNTA, B, E and F) located in neuromuscular junction resulting in descending muscle paralysis, has material basis in Clostridium botulinum A, has material basis in Clostridium botulinum B, has material basis in Clostridium botulinum E and has material basis in Clostridium botulinum F.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Botulism, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Botulism, https://www.cdc.gov/botulism/index.html
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GARD:943

ICD10CM:A05.1

MESH:D001906

MTHICD9_2006:005.1

NCI:C84599

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:49248004

UMLS_CUI:C0006057

Subsets

gram-positive_bacterial_infectious_disease

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Synonyms

Botulism poisoning [EXACT]

Food poisoning due to Clostridium botulinum [EXACT]

Foodborne botulism [EXACT]

Infection due to clostridium botulinum [EXACT]

Intoxication with Clostridium botulinum toxin [EXACT]

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is_a primary bacterial infectious disease

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