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Case Reports

Acute Heart Failure Due to Aluminum Phosphide Poisoning

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Abstract

Aluminum phosphide (ALP) is a pesticide agent and infrequent culprit of accidental poisoning. We present a case of severe reversible cardiomyopathy and left ventricular apical thrombus in a patient who worked as an exterminator and had ALP poisoning.

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aluminum phosphidepoisoningchest painheart failure
  • Year: 2021
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 3
  • Page/Article: 6-12
  • DOI: 10.14797/mdcvj.295
  • Submitted on 21 Feb 2021
  • Accepted on 9 Apr 2021
  • Published on 9 Sep 2021
  • Peer Reviewed