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Is nerve gas poisoning fatal?

Whether nerve gas poisoning is fatal depends on several factors. One important factor is the type of chemical or combination of chemicals you've been exposed to. Also, the duration and amount of exposure to the chemical is important. In any case, nerve gas poisoning can be treated and does not have to be fatal.

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Are there alternative treatments for nerve gas poisoning?
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Who can I talk to if I'm worried about nerve gas poisoning?
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Is there a cure for nerve gas poisoning?
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What are the long-term effects of nerve gas poisoning?
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