There are a diverse range of freshwater and seawater microorganisms that produce potent toxins capable of causing both acute and chronic disease in mammals, including man. With many of these toxic algae, dinoflagellates and diatoms, exposure is commonly to a mixture of species, each of which can produce a variety of toxins. As a consequence, the combination of symptoms can be different between incidents.
|Title of host publication||Environmental Medicine|
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2010|