salicylism


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Related to salicylism: salicylic acid, Reye Syndrome

sal·i·cyl·ism

 (săl′ĭ-sə-lĭz′əm)
n.
A toxic syndrome caused by excessive doses of salicylic acid or salicylates.

salicylism

(ˈsælɪsɪˌlɪzəm)
n
(Pharmacology) poisoning by aspirin

salicylism

a toxic condition produced by excessive intake of salicylic acid, marked by vomiting and ringing in the ears.
See also: Poison
Translations

sal·i·cyl·ism

n. salicilismo, condición tóxica causada por ingestión excesiva de ácido salicílico.
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Symptoms of salicylism, which occur during chronic use (headache, confusion, tinnitus or hearing loss, nausea, vomiting, hyperpnea, or fever) warrant immediate plasma concentration, electrolyte, arterial blood gas, and renal function determinations.