Advertisement

Who can I talk to if I'm worried about nerve gas poisoning?

Nerve gas poisoning most often occurs among military personnel in instances of chemical warfare. Civilians are at very little risk for nerve gas poisoning except in extreme circumstances such as a terrorist attack. You can contact the Centers for Disease Control for more information.

Continue Learning about Nerve Gas Poisoning

How do medications treat nerve gas poisoning?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Nerve gas poisoning occurs when nerve gases enter the body and interfere with cell respiration, depr...
More Answers
How does nerve gas poisoning affect the body?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Nerve gas poisoning interferes with cell respiration and the breakdown of acetylcholine, which regul...
More Answers
How is nerve gas poisoning diagnosed?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Generally, nerve gas poisoning is diagnosed by observing symptoms. There are few laboratories capabl...
More Answers
How can I manage the daily effects of nerve gas poisoning?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Nerve gas poisoning can occur after the unlikely instance of exposure to a high amount of nerve gas....
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.