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Toxic oil syndrome

Disease definition

Toxic oil syndrome is a rare intoxication, due to consumption of a rapeseed oil denatured with aniline 2%, characterized by generalized vascular lesions affecting all organs and vessels (including veins and arteries) and presenting with severe incapacitating myalgias, marked peripheral eosinophilia and pulmonary infiltrates.

ORPHA:227972

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: -
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0409998
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: 10051222
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