Kuroda H1, Mukai Y2, Nishiyama S3, Takeshita T4, Tateyama M3, Takeda A5, Aoki M3.
J Clin Neurosci. 2016 Dec;34:234-236. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2016.09.003. Epub 2016 Sep 28.Thallium intoxication was reported in cases with accidental ingestion, suicide attempt, and criminal adulteration. Reported cases were mostly one-time ingestion, therefore, the clinical course of divisional ingestion has not been fully known. Here, we report a case with two-step thallium intoxication manifesting as tardily accelerated neurologic deterioration. A 16-year-old adolescent was cryptically poisoned with thallium sulfate twice at an interval of 52days. Read More