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What is nerve gas poisoning?

Nerve gases include a variety of chemical agents that are known to affect the human nervous system. Nerve gases are generally vaporous and induce poisoning through inhalation. However, some nerve toxins are found in oily liquids that enter the body through the skin or mucus membranes. Regardless of the method of exposure, nerve gas poisoning refers to the ingestion of toxic levels of any of the chemicals categorized as nerve gases.

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How can I manage the daily effects of nerve gas poisoning?
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Nerve gas poisoning can occur after the unlikely instance of exposure to a high amount of nerve gas....
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What are the long-term effects of nerve gas poisoning?
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Nerve gas poisoning may require months of recovery time and consistent drug treatment for some sympt...
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Are there alternative treatments for nerve gas poisoning?
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Nerve gas poisoning is typically treated by pre- and post-exposure antidote drugs such as pyridostig...
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Does the amount of exposure affect nerve gas poisoning symptoms?
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The level and duration of exposure to nerve gas determines the severity of resulting symptoms and ef...
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