Disulfiramlike Mushroom Toxicity Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Apr 20, 2015
  • Author: C Crawford Mechem, MD, MS, FACEP; Chief Editor: Asim Tarabar, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Other problems to be considered in the differential diagnosis include the following:

  • Allergic reaction
  • Other disulfiramlike reactions (eg, metronidazole, oral hypoglycemic agents, carbon disulfide, thiram herbicides)
  • Atypical liver alcohol dehydrogenase enzymes (present in 85% of Japanese persons)

Differential Diagnoses