PULMUNARY OEDEMA DUE TO PEPPERMINT OIL POISONING : A CASE REPORT
- Associate Professor, DepartmentofMedicineDr. Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences, Gomtinagar, Lucknow, UP.
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A case is reported where a patient, after ingestion of Peppermint Oil,developedrespiratory distress, altered sensorium and was in shock on arrival in hospital. Clinically and radiologically, patient appeared to be having acute Pulmonary Oedema.Timely and appropriate measurements like intubation, mechanical ventilation, inotropes, gastric lavage,antibiotics,and antacids helped patient to recover.We present a rare case of pulmonaryoedema following peppermint oil ingestion.
[Jyoti Verma (2023); PULMUNARY OEDEMA DUE TO PEPPERMINT OIL POISONING : A CASE REPORT Int. J. of Adv. Res. 11 (Oct). 620-623] (ISSN 2320-5407). www.journalijar.com
Article DOI: 10.21474/IJAR01/17749
DOI URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.21474/IJAR01/17749
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