• Botulism - Mayo Clinic

    www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/botulism/basics/.../con-20025875 Botulism is a rare but serious condition caused by toxins from bacteria called Clostridium botulinum. Three common forms of botulism are: Foodborne botulism.
  • Botulism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Botulism Botulism (Latin, botulus, a sausage [1]) is a rare and potentially fatal illness caused by a toxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum.
  • CDC - Botulism, General Information - NCZVED

    www.cdc.gov/nczved/divisions/dfbmd/diseases/botulism What is botulism? Botulism is a rare but serious paralytic illness caused by a nerve toxin that is produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum and ...
    • Botulism Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention - MedicineNet

      www.medicinenet.com/botulism/article.htm Botulism is a serious illness that causes flaccid paralysis of muscles. It is caused by a neurotoxin, generically called botulinum toxin, produced by the bacterium ...
    • Botulism | FoodSafety.gov

      www.foodsafety.gov/poisoning/causes/bacteriaviruses/botulism/index.html Botulism. Botulism is a rare but serious illness caused by a bacterium which occurs in soil. It produces a toxin that affects your nerves. Foodborne botulism comes ...
    • WHO | Botulism

      www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs270/en WHO fact sheet on botulism: includes key facts, definition, symptoms, exposure, transmission, treatment, prevention, WHO response.
    • Botulism | definition of botulism by Medical dictionary

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/botulism Botulism Definition Botulism is caused by botulinum toxin, a natural poison produced by certain bacteria in the Clostridium genus. Exposure to the botulinum toxin ...
    • Botulism - PubMed Health

      www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001624 We are delighted to welcome the Swedish Council on Health Technology Assessment (SBU) to PubMed Health. The...
    • Botulism: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology

      emedicine.medscape.com/article/213311-overview Botulism is an acute neurologic disorder that causes potentially life-threatening neuroparalysis due to a neurotoxin produced by Clostridium botulinum.
    • CDC - Botulism

      www.cdc.gov/botulism Botulism is a rare but serious paralytic illness caused by a nerve toxin that is produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum and sometimes by strains ...