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ichthyohemotoxism

noun ich·thyo·he·mo·tox·ism
variants: or chiefly British

ichthyohaemotoxism

\ˌik-thē-ō-ˌhē-mə-ˈtäk-ˌsiz-əm\play

Medical Definition of ichthyohemotoxism

  1. :  poisoning caused by the ingestion of fish whose blood contains a toxic substance—compare ichthyoacanthotoxism, ichthyosarcotoxism, ichthyotoxism


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