mussel poisoning

noun

mus·​sel poisoning ˈməs-əl-ˌ How to pronounce mussel poisoning (audio)
: a toxic reaction and especially paralytic shellfish poisoning following the consumption of mussels

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“Mussel poisoning.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mussel%20poisoning. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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