A fatal case of pepper poisoning

Authors: Snyman, T.; Stewart, M.J.; Steenkamp, V.

Source: Forensic Science International, Volume 124, Number 1, 15 December 2001 , pp. 43-46(4)

Publisher: Elsevier

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Keywords: Capsaicin; Infant; Pepper; Poisoning; Traditional remedy

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0379-0738(01)00571-0

Affiliations: Indigenous Toxicology Unit, Department of Chemical Pathology, SAIMR, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, , Johannesburg, South Africa

Publication date: December 15, 2001

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