ingestion

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poisoning resulting from the ingestion of an alkali compound (as lye or ammonia) alkali poisoning
hypersensitivity reaction to the ingestion or injection of a substance (a protein or drug) resulting from prior contact with a substance anaphylaxis
acute intestinal infection caused by ingestion of contaminated water or food Asiatic cholera , cholera , epidemic cholera , Indian cholera
leaves of the tobacco plant dried and prepared for smoking or ingestion baccy , tobacco
poisoning by ingestion of ergot-infected grain products; characterized by thirst and diarrhea and nausea and craming and vomiting and abnormal cardiac rhythms; in severe cases it can cause seizures and gangrene of the limbs ergotism
acute (sometimes fatal) form of viral hepatitis caused by a DNA virus that tends to persist in the blood serum and is transmitted by sexual contact or by transfusion or by ingestion of contaminated blood or other bodily fluids hepatitis B , serum hepatitis
type of granular leukocyte that functions in the ingestion of bacteria monocyte
toxic condition caused by the ingestion or inhalation of large amounts of nicotine nicotine poisoning
poisoning caused by ingestion of paraquat; characterized by progressive damage to the esophagus and liver and kidneys paraquat poisoning
toxic condition resulting from inhalation or ingestion of the insecticide parathion; characterized by nausea and abdominal pains and headache and convulsions and sweating parathion poisoning
poisoning caused by the excessive ingestion of salicylates (usually aspirin) salicylate poisoning
ingestion of liquid food with a spoon or by drinking supping
infection transmitted by inhalation or ingestion of tubercle bacilli and manifested in fever and small lesions (usually in the lungs but in various other parts of the body in acute stages) T.B. , TB , tuberculosis
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