naphthalene poisoning

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Noun1.naphthalene poisoning - toxic condition resulting from inhaling or ingesting naphthalene
intoxication, poisoning, toxic condition - the physiological state produced by a poison or other toxic substance
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Naphthalene poisoning occurs mainly in the paediatric age group and the substance is present in a 100% concentration in naphthalene balls.
A quick trawl of the online literature on naphthalene poisoning makes for shocking reading.
Accidental poisoning in children with a case report of Naphthalene poisoning. Indian J Child Health, 1961, 9: 113-119.