Veterinary Toxicology by Val R. Beasley

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Revised: 2000-12-27


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A
4-Aminopyridine
Abrus Precatorius
Acacia spp.
Acer Rubrum - Red Maple Poisoning
Acetaminophen
Acidosis, Other Agents that Cause
Acids and Alkalis
Aconitum - Monkshood
Aesculus - Buckeye and Horsechestnut
Aflatoxins
Agave Lecheguilla - Agave
Agrostemma Githago - Corn Cockle
Alpha-Naphthyl Thiourea (ANTU)
Aluminum Phosphide and Zinc Phosphide
Amaranthus spp. - Pigweed
Aminoglycoside Antibiotics and Skeletal Muscle Relaxants
Amitraz
Ammonia Poisoning, Feed Related
Ammonia, Gaseous
Amphetamine Toxicosis
Amphotericin-B
Amsinckia - Fiddleneck
Anabaena Flos-Aquae; Blue-Green Algae
Analgesic Nephropathy
Antibiotic-Induced Enterocolitis In the Horse
Anticholinergic Agents
Anticholinergic Mushrooms
Anticoagulant Rodenticides
Appendix B
Appendix C
Appendix D
Appendix E
Apocynum - Dogbanes
Araceae Family, Plants of the
Arsenic and Antimony
Artemisia Poisoning-Tetradymia
Aspirin and Salicylates
Astragalus and Oxytropis - Locoweeds
Atropa Belladonna - Belladonna Plant
Autumn Crocus; Colchicum Autumnale - Meadow Saffron
Avocado - Persea Americana
B
Belladonna Plant - Atropa Belladonna
Benzyl Alcohol and Benzoic Acid
Berteroa Incana - Hoary Alyssum
Beta
Biphenyls (PCBs) and Polybrominated Biphenyls (PBBs)
Bitterweed - Rubberweed - Hymenoxys spp.
Black Greaseweed - Sarcobatus
Black Walnut - Juglans Nigra - Toxicosis in Horses
Black Widow Spider
Blister Beetle - Cantharidin Toxicosis
Blue-Green Algae
Bones and Teeth, Miscellaneous Problems Associated with the
Boric Acid and Borate
Botulism
Bracken Fern; Pterdium Aquilinum
Brassica and Related Genera
Bromethalin
Broomweed
Brown Recluse Spider (Loxosceles Reclusa)
Bubby Bush - Calycanthus
Buckeye and Horsechestnut - Aesculus
Buckwheat - Fagopyrum
Bufo Toxicosis - Toad Poisoning
Buttercups - Ranunculus spp.
C
Cadmium
Caffeine,Chocolate, and other Methylxanthines
Caltha - Marsh Marigold
Calycanthus - Bubby Bush
Cannabis Sativa - Marijuana
Cantharidin Toxicosis - Blister Beetle
Caparsolate - Thiacetarsemide Sodium
Carbamate Fungicides
Carbamate Insecticides and Organophosphorus
Carbon Disulfide
Carbon Tetrachloride
Cardioglycoside Toxicosis
Carrion Toxicoses - Garbage Toxicoses
Cassia - Senna, Coffee Senna
Centauria - Yellow Star Thistle and Russian Napweed
Cestrum spp. - Jessamines
Chenopodium
Chlorates
Chocolate, Caffeine, and other Methylxanthines
Cholecalciferol-Based Rodenticides and Other Vitamin D-Containing Products
Christmas Rose - Helleborus Niger
Cicuta spp. - Water Hemlocks
Citreoviridin and Patulin
Citrinin
Citrus Oil Extracts
Clovers (Trifolium) and Medicago (Alfalfa and Medics)
Coagulation of the Blood and the Function of Vitamin K
Coal Tar and Phenolics
Cocaine Toxicosis
Cocklebur - Xanthium spp
Conium - Poison Hemlock
Convallaria - Lily-of-the-Valley
Convolvulus - Morning Glory
Copper Deficiency - Molybdenum Toxicosis
Copper Toxicosis; Copper Toxicosis-Molybdenum Deficiency; Molybdenum Toxicosis-Copper Deficiency
Corn Cockle - Agrostemma Githago
Corydalis - Fitweed
Cotton (Gossypium spp.), Cottonseed, and Gossypol
Coyotillo
Crotalaria - Rattlebox
Crude Oil, Petroleum Distillate Poisoning
Cupressus Macrocarpa - Monterey Cypress
Cyanide
Cycad Poisoning
Cyclodiene Organochlorine Insecticides and Lindane
Cymopterus - Spring Parsley
D
Daffodil, Jonquil - Narcissus
Damaged or Moldy Sweet Clover Hay
Daphne - Mezereon: Spurge Laurel
Datura Stramonium - Jimson Weed
DDT and Metabolites: Reproductive Effects
Death Camas - Zigadenus
Deet
Desert Spike - Oligomeris
Diagnosis and Management of Toxicosis
Dicentra Cucullaria - Dutchman's Breeches and other Dicenta spp.
Digitalis Purpurea and Other Species of Digitalis - Foxglove
Dinitrophenol and Other Uncouplers of Oxidative Phosphorylation
Diphenyl Aliphatics and Miscellaneous Organochlorine Insecticides
Disophenol
Dogbanes - Apocynum
Dutchman's Breeches and other Dicenta spp. - Dicentra Cucullaria
E
Echium spp.
Elder, Elderberry - Sambucus
English Ivy - Hedera Helix
Equisetum Arvense - Horsetail
Ergot Alkaloids and Gangrenous Ergotism
Estrogenic Toxicants
Estrogen-Induced Pancytopenia in the Ferret
Ethylene Glycol
Ethylenediamine Dihydroiodide (EDDI)
Eupatorium Rugosum - White Snakeroot
Euphorbia spp. (Spurges)
F
5-Fluorouracil
Fagopyrum - Buckwheat
Feed Related Ammonia Poisoning
Festuca Arundinacea - Tall Fescue
Fiddleneck - Amsinckia
Fitweed - Corydalis
Fluoride Toxicosis (Fluorosis) - Acute and Chronic
Fluoroacetate-1080
Foxglove - Digitalis Purpurea and Other Species of Digitalis
Fumonisins
G
Garbage Toxicoses - Carrion Toxicoses
Gaseous Ammonia
Gastrointestinal, Hepatotoxic, Nephrotoxic, Neurotoxic Mushrooms, Cyclopeptide Mushrooms
Gelsemium - Yellow or Carolina Jessamine
Goitrogenic Substances
Golden Chain
Gossypol, Cotton (Gossypium spp.), and Cottonseed
Ground Cherry
Gymnocladus Dioica - Kentucky Coffee Tree
H
Hairy Vetch - Vicia Villosa
Hallucingenic Indoles - Mushrooms
Halogeton
Hedera Helix - English Ivy
Helenium spp. - Sneezeweeds
Heliotropium (Heliotrope)
Helleborus Niger - Christmas Rose
Henbane
Hepatotoxic Blue-Green Algae, Microcystis Aeruginosa
Hepatotoxic Mycotoxins (Apart from Aflatoxins)
Hexachlorophene
Hippomane Mancinella - Manchineel Tree
Histaminic Mushrooms - Muscarinic
Hoary Alyssum - Berteroa Incana
Holly - Ilex spp.
Horsechestnut and Buckeye - Aesculus
Horsetail - Equisetum Arvense
Hyacinthus - Hyacinth (Bulbs)
Hybrid Sudan - Sorghum spp
Hydrangea
Hydrogen Sulfide
Hymenoxys spp. - Rubberweed - Bitterweed
Hypericum - St. Johnswort
I
Idiopathic Coagulopathy in Swine
Ilex spp. - Holly
Introduction to Anticholinergic Agents
Introduction to Muscarinic Toxicants
Introduction to Solanaceae, Solanine, Solandine, and Solanocapsine
Introduction to the Toxicology of the Cardiovascular System
Introduction to the Toxicology of the Erythrocytes, Platelets, and Clotting Proteins
Introduction to the Toxicology of the Liver
Introduction to Toxicology
Ionophore Feed Additives
Iron
Isocoma Wrightii - Rayless Goldenrod
Iva Augustifolia - Sumpweed
Ivermectin and Milbemycin
J
Japanese Pieris
Jessamines - Cestrum spp.
Jimson Weed
Jonquil, Daffodil - Narcissus
Juglans Nigra - Black Walnut - Toxicosis in Horses
Juniper - Juniperus Communis
Juniperus Communis - Juniper
K
Kalmia - Laurels
Kentucky Coffee Tree - Gymnocladus Dioica
Ketone Pulegone - Pennyroyal Oil
Kochia Scoparia
L
Lantana and Lippia spp.
Larkspur
Lasalocid
Laurels - Kalmia
Lead Toxicosis
Lespedeza Hay, Moldy
Levamisole
Ligustrum Vulgare - Privet
Lilium and Hemerocallis spp.
Lily-of-the-Valley - Convallaria
Linum spp. - Flax, Linseed
Liver, Toxicology of the
Lobelia
Local Anesthetics
Locoweeds- Oxytropis and Astragalus
Lotus Corniculatus - Birdsfoot Trefoil
Loxosceles Reclusa - Brown Recluse Spider
Lungs, Toxicants that Affect the
Lupine or Bluebonnet - Lupinus
Lupinus - Lupine or Bluebonnet
M
4-Methyl-Imidazole
Manchineel Tree - Hippomane Mancinella
Mandrake, Mayapple - Podophyllum Peltatum
Marijuana - Cannabis Sativa
Marsh Marigold - Caltha
Matrimony Vine
Mayapple, Mandrake - Podophyllum Peltatum
Meadow Saffron - Colchicum Autumnale; Autumn Crocus
Mebendazole - (Telmin® Telmintic® Vermox®)
Medicago (Alfalfa and Medics) and Trifolium (Clovers)
Menadione - Vitamin K3
Mercury
Mescal beans - Sophora
Metaldehyde
Methanol (Methyl Alcohol, Wood Alcohol)
Methionine
Methylene Chloride
Microcystis Aeruginosa, Hepatotoxic Blue-Green Algae
Milbemycin and Ivermectin
Milkweeds (Asclepias)
Miscellaneous Plants causing Irritation of the Oral Cavity and the Skin
Miscellaneous Problems Associated with the Bones and Teeth
Mistletoe - Phoradendron spp. and Viscum
Moldy Lespedeza Hay
Molybdenum Toxicosis - Copper Deficiency
Molybdenum Toxicosis-Copper Deficiency; Copper Toxicosis; Copper Toxicosis-Molybdenum Deficiency
Monkshood - Aconitum
Monterey Cypress - Cupressus Macrocarpa
Morning Glory - Convolvulus
Muscarinic - Histaminic Mushrooms
Muscarinic Toxicants, Introduction to
Mushrooms - Gastrointestinal, Hepatotoxic, Nephrotoxic, Neurotoxic, Cyclopeptide
Mushrooms - General
Mushrooms - Hallucingenic Indoles
Mycotoxicoses Introduction
N
Naphthalene
Narcissus - Daffodil, Jonquil
Nephrotoxic Antibacterial Agents
Nephrotoxic Metals
Nephrotoxicoses and Oxalate Excretion
Nerium - Oleander
Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
Nicotiana spp. - Tobacco
Nicotine
Nightshade group- Solanum spp
Nitrate-Nitrite
Nitrofuran Toxicosis
Nitrogen Oxides (Silo Filler's Disease)
Nitrosamines
Nolina
Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Agents
North American Poisonous Snakes
O
Oak - Quercus
Ochratoxins
Oleander - Nerium
Oligomeris - Desert Spike
Onion (Allium) Poisoning
Opiates and Opioids
Organochlorine Insecticides and Diphenyl Aliphatics
Organophosphorous-Induced Delayed Neuropathy
Organophosphorus and Carbamate Insecticides
Organotin Compounds
Other Agents Causing Nephrotoxicoses and Oxalate Excretion
Other Agents that Cause Acidosis
Other Estrogenic Toxicants
Other Nephrotoxic Antibacterial Agents
Other Nephrotoxic Metals
Overheated Polytetrafluoroethylene - Teflon or Silverstone
Overview of Toxicants that Affect Neurotransmitters
Oxytropis and Astragalus- Locoweeds
P
Pancytopenia, Estrogen-Induced, in the Ferret
Panicum spp. - Panic Grasses
Paraquat (A Dipyridyl Herbicide)
Partridge Pea (Cassia fasciculata Michx.)
Patulin and Citreoviridin
Pennyroyal Oil - Ketone Pulegone
Pentachlorophenol
Persea Americana - Avocado
Petroleum Distillate Poisoning, Crude Oil
Phenolics and Coal Tar
Phenothiazine (Thiodiphenylamine)
Phenoxy Herbicides
Phenylarsonics
Phoradendron spp. and Viscum - Mistletoe
Phosphorus
Physalis - Ground Cherry
Phytolacca - Pokeweed
Pieris - Japanese Pieris
Pigweed - Amaranthus spp.
Pinus - Pines
Plants of the Araceae Family
Podophyllum Peltatum - Mayapple, Mandrake
Poison Hemlock - Conium
Pokeweed - Phytolacca
Polybrominated Biphenyls (PBBs) and Biphenyls (PCBs)
Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins, Highly Chlorinated Naphthalenes and Related Halogenated Aromatics
>Polytetrafluoroethylene, Overheated
Propylene Glycol Antifreeze
Pterdium Aquilinum - Bracken Fern
Puncture Vine - Tribulus
Pyrethrum and Pyrethroids
Q
Quercus - Oak
R
Radiation Toxicology
Ragwort-Groundsel; Senecio
Ranunculus spp. - Buttercups
Rattlebox - Crotalaria
Rayless Goldenrod - Isocoma Wrightii
Red Maple (Acer Rubrum) Poisoning
Rheum - Rhubarb
Rhododendron
Ricinus Communis
Robinia
Rotenone
Rubberweed - Bitterweed - Hymenoxys spp.
Russian Napweed and Yellow Star Thistle - Centauria
S
Salicylates and Aspirin
Sambucus - Elder, Elderberry
Saponaria spp.
Sarcobatus - Black Greaseweed
Selenium
Senecio - Ragwort-Groundsel
Sesbania spp.
Silverstone
Skeletal Muscle Relaxants and Aminoglycoside Antibiotics
Slaframine
Sleepy Grass - Stipa Robusta
Smoke Inhalation
Snakes, North American Poisonous
Sneezeweeds - Helenium spp.
Solanaceae, Solanine, Solandine, and Solanocapsine, Introduction to
Solanum spp - Nightshade group
Sophora - Mescal beans
Sorghum spp - Hybrid Sudan
Spring Parsley - Cymopterus
Spurge Laurel; Daphne-Mezereon
Spurges - Euphorbia spp.
St. Johnswort - Hypericum
Staggers Syndromes
Stipa Robusta - Sleepy Grass
Strychnine
Sulfonamides
Sumpweed - Iva Augustifolia
Sweet Clover Hay - Damaged or Moldy
T
Tall Fescue - Festuca Arundinacea
Tannic Acid
Taxus - Yew
Teflon
Teratogenic Agents
Testicular Degeneration, Toxic Agents That Cause
Tetanus
Tetradymia - Artemisia Poisoning
Thallium
Thiacetarsemide Sodium (Caparsolate)
Thiaminase and Thiamine (Vitamin B1) Deficiency
Tick Paralysis
Toad Poisoning - Bufo Toxicosis
Tobacco- Nicotiana spp.
Toxic Agents That Cause Testicular Degeneration
Toxic Gases Overview
Toxicants that Affect Neurotransmitters
Toxicants that Affect the Lungs
Toxicology of the Cardiovascular System, Introduction to the
Toxicology of the Erythrocytes, Platelets, and Clotting Proteins, Introduction to the
Toxicology of the Liver, Introduction to the
Toxicology of the Urinary System
Toxicology, Introduction to
Toxicosis, Diagnosis and Management of
Tremorgenic Mycotoxins and Various Staggers Syndromes
Tribulus - Puncture Vine
Trichothecene Mycotoxins
Tricyclic Antidepressants
Trifolium (Clovers) and Medicago (Alfalfa and Medics)
Turpentine
U
Urinary System, Toxicology of the
V
Vacor
Veratrum
Vethclings
Vicia Villosa - Hairy Vetch
Viscum and Phoradendron spp. - Mistletoe
Vitamin D-Containing Plants
Vitamin K and Coagulation of the Blood
Vitamin K3 (Menadione)
W
Water Deprivation-Sodium Ion Toxicosis
Water Hemlocks - Cicuta spp
White Snakeroot - Eupatorium Rugosum
X
Xanthium spp. - Cocklebur
Y
Yellow Star Thistle and Russian Napweed - Centauria
Yew - Taxus
Z
Zearalenone and Zearalenol
Zigadenus - Death Camas
Zinc
Zinc Phosphide and Aluminum Phosphide