Yıl 2019, Cilt 5, Sayı 1, Sayfalar 186 - 188 2019-01-04

Datura stramonium poisoning: a case report and review of the literature

Muhammet Furkan Korkmaz [1] , Muharrem Bostancı [2] , Hatice Onur [3] , Eren Çağan [4]

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Datura stramonium is a widespread annual, leafy herbaceous plant that is a powerful hallucinogen. It can cause severe anticholinergic poisoning after inappropriate and unconsciously usage. We would like to present an approach, accompanied by literature, to the poisoning case for a 6-year-old child who initially presented with altered mental status, abnormal/incoherent speech and agitation, and had an only response to physostigmine. It is essential to consider anticholinergic plant-based ingestions in the differential diagnosis of children presenting with altered mental state, hallucination, and agitation. Health care workers and parents should be aware of toxicities and potential risks of these plants. 

Anticholinergic syndrome, emergency medicine, toxicology
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Orcid: 0000-0001-5440-7955
Yazar: Muhammet Furkan Korkmaz (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: Department of Pediatrics, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-1692-7447
Yazar: Muharrem Bostancı
Kurum: Department of Pediatrics, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-1218-0745
Yazar: Hatice Onur
Kurum: Department of Pediatrics, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-5640-9196
Yazar: Eren Çağan
Kurum: Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Ülke: Turkey


Bibtex @olgu sunumu { eurj392041, journal = {The European Research Journal}, issn = {}, eissn = {2149-3189}, address = {Sağlık Araştırmaları ve Stratejileri Derneği}, year = {2019}, volume = {5}, pages = {186 - 188}, doi = {10.18621/eurj.392041}, title = {Datura stramonium poisoning: a case report and review of the literature}, key = {cite}, author = {Korkmaz, Muhammet Furkan and Bostancı, Muharrem and Onur, Hatice and Çağan, Eren} }
APA Korkmaz, M , Bostancı, M , Onur, H , Çağan, E . (2019). Datura stramonium poisoning: a case report and review of the literature. The European Research Journal, 5 (1), 186-188. DOI: 10.18621/eurj.392041
MLA Korkmaz, M , Bostancı, M , Onur, H , Çağan, E . "Datura stramonium poisoning: a case report and review of the literature". The European Research Journal 5 (2019): 186-188 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/eurj/issue/40357/392041>
Chicago Korkmaz, M , Bostancı, M , Onur, H , Çağan, E . "Datura stramonium poisoning: a case report and review of the literature". The European Research Journal 5 (2019): 186-188
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ISNAD Korkmaz, Muhammet Furkan , Bostancı, Muharrem , Onur, Hatice , Çağan, Eren . "Datura stramonium poisoning: a case report and review of the literature". The European Research Journal 5 / 1 (Ocak 2019): 186-188. http://dx.doi.org/10.18621/eurj.392041