Ethylene glycol poisoning

What is Ethylene glycol poisoning?

Ethylene glycol poisoning is caused by the ingestion of ethylene glycol (the primary ingredient in both automotive antifreeze and hydraulic brake fluid).

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I have a mother who has been misdiagnosed/ not diagnosed with co poisoning, even though she had been exposed for more than 2 years. She has been...

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Hi, Your mother has been treated for depression and dementia. she is declining quickly, your doubt is CO poisoning and renal failure. now she has...

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My 69 year old mother who was admitted for lumbar back pain and is very narcotic naive was given 100mg of MS contin twice in 30 hours, became...

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Based on the information here is what I think happened.
1) Due to heavy narcotics for the lumbar back pain it lead to decrease the respiratory...

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