Thomas Bleck, Author at Gastroenterology Advisor

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Botulism

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has botulism? What should you expect to find? Most patients with botulism present with cranial nerve dysfunction; difficulty swallowing, dysarthria, blurred vision and diplopia are among the most common early complaints. Weakness of the upper extremities usually follows these problems related to cranial…

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