Acute Methamidophos Poisoning
Pesticides, organophosphates and carbamates in particular, are the cause of the 50% of suicidal, homicidal and accidental poisoning in Macedonia, Greece1. Methamidophos (O,S-dimethyl-phosphoramidothioate) an organophosphorous insecticide which is widely used in agriculture in spite of its extremely high toxicity, is the commonest pesticide encountered in poisoning cases.
KeywordsOrganophosphorous Insecticide Ammonium Hydroxide Solution Accidental Poisoning High Performance Liquid Chromatographic Condition Liquid Chromatographic Condition
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