Asked in Amphibians, Vertebrates
What has venom that can cause paralysis nausea breathing difficulties and death in people?
Poison arrow frogs secrete a venom through their skin that can cause paralysis, nausea, breathing difficulties, and death in people. It is believed to be a lipophilic alkaloid toxin that does the most damage. Poison arrow frogs sequester their poisons from their food (such as ants). If not raised on poisonous insects, they will not secrete poisons from their skins. ...
Why does organophosphate poisoning cause muscular paralysis?
Why does oranophosphate poisoning cause muscular paralysis? Why does oranophosphate poisoning cause muscular paralysis? ...
Which of these diseases can cause permanent paralysis?
Poliomyelitis can cause permanent paralysis.
Asked in Conditions and Diseases
How long does it take for facial paralysis to disappear?
It depends on the cause of the paralysis.
Asked in Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver
Does the move shock wave cause paralysis in Pokemon soul silver?
No, Shock Wave can't cause paralysis in any of the games.
Asked in Medical Terminology
What is the medical term meaning paralysis of the larynx?
Laryngoparalysis or laryngoplegia is paralysis of the larynx or voice box. Another term might be vocal cord paralysis. ...
How does poliomyelitis virus affect the respiratory system?
It can cause paralysis including paralysis of the muscles need for respiration. ...
What are the three mechanisms jellyfish use to sting their prey?
Jellyfishes inoculate a liquid mixture which can be made up of neurotoxic or emotoxic poisons (toxines) or allergens. # Neurotoxines cause death by paralysis of the nervous and respiratory system and/or the circulatory system. # Emotoxines cause death by distruction of blood cells. # Allergens cause death by anaphylactic shock. ...
What can be caused by humans changing the environment?
humans can change the environment by polluting. Polluting can cause animals dieing or making the soil poisons. It can also cause the water to be poisons too. ...
Asked in Spinal Cord
Can a viral infection of the spinal cord cause paralysis?
yes it can, paralysis will appear with any type of spinal cord injury
Asked in Medication and Drugs, Poisons and Toxins
What parts of the body do poisons attack?
Depends on the type of toxin, the method of action of the toxin and the amount of toxin ingested. Some poisons can be absorbed through the skin (dermally) as well. Neurotoxins for example, attack the nervous system; this can cause paralysis, and death normally through asphyxiation or heart failure. Others may may target specific organs or organ groups in the body. ...
Asked in Body Piercing, Back Neck and Spinal Pain
Do nose piercings cause paralysis?
Paralysis is caused when there is damage to the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord) that prevents messages from being passed between the brain and the body. A nose piercing can not cause paralysis because the neural messages responsible for movement are sent from the brain to the body through the spinal cord, not through the nose. A nose piercing could cause infection if sterile procedures are not taken, but not paralysis. ...