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Title: Scombroid fish poisoning after ingestion of Dolphin fish (Lampuki)
Authors: Balzan, Martin
Portelli, Alex
Keywords: Scombridae -- Malta
Food poisoning
Coryphaena hippurus -- Malta
Nutritionally induced diseases
Issue Date: 1991
Publisher: University of Malta Medical School
Citation: Balzan, M., & Portelli, A. (1991). Scombroid fish poisoning after ingestion of Dolphin fish (Lampuki). Medi-Scope, 14, 19-25.
Abstract: Scombroid fish poisoning results from the ingestion of toxic substances that accumulate in improperly handled fish.(l) In October 1990 local general practitioners, health centre medical officers and emergency room staff noted a number of 'allergic' reactions related to the ingestion of Lampuki (Dolphin fish) particularly in the Zejtun area.
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