Clinical Features of Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
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Clinical Features of Carbon Monoxide Toxicity

CNS - Headache, Visual disturbances, Confusion, Ataxia, Seizure, Syncope, Retinal hemorrhage, Focal neurologic deficit, Coma

GI - Vomiting

Pulm - Dyspnea/tachypnea

Cardio - Chest pain, ECG changes/dysrhythmias

Derm - Bullous skin lesions, Classic finding of cherry red oral mucosa is rarely seen in living patients - More likely seen in > 25% COhemoglobin levels



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Dr. Gerald Diaz
@GeraldMD
Board Certified Internal Medicine Hospitalist, GrepMed Editor in Chief πŸ‡΅πŸ‡­ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ - Sign up for an account to like, bookmark and upload images to contribute to our community platform. Follow us on IG:  https://www.instagram.com/grepmed/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/grepmeded/
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