ciguatera definition

  • noun:
    • Poisoning due to ingesting fish contaminated with ciguatoxin, described as gastrointestinal and neurological signs.
    • A foodborne poisoning in humans brought on by consuming marine species whose skin is contaminated with ciguatoxin.
    • An affection thought because of the natives of Central and South America is brought on by eating toxic fish.
    • Poisoning due to ingesting seafood polluted with ciguatoxin, characterized by intestinal and neurological signs.
    • A foodborne poisoning in humans due to consuming marine species whose flesh is polluted with ciguatoxin.
    • An affection thought because of the locals of Central and south usa to-be brought on by eating toxic fish.

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