Chloropicrin Poisoning Workup

Updated: Dec 05, 2013
  • Author: Kermit D Huebner, MD, FACEP; Chief Editor: Robert G Darling, MD, FACEP  more...
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Workup

Laboratory Studies

Laboratory testing should be dictated by clinical presentation and condition of the patient. The provider may consider addition of creatine kinase (CK) and blood gas with co-oximetry. Chloropicrin may be detected by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (GC/MS).