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Disease Lathyrism

Name Lathyrism
Synonym Neurolathyrism
Definition A paralytic condition of the legs caused by ingestion of lathyrogens, especially BETA-AMINOPROPIONITRILE or beta-N-oxalyl amino-L-alanine, which are found in the seeds of plants of the genus LATHYRUS.
MeSH® ID D007842

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DiseasesChemically-Induced Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Poisoning Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Plant Poisoning Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lathyrism

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