Botulism: Features of the Modern Clinical Course. Case Reports

V.I. Trykhlib, L.O. Palatna, O.V. Vyhovska


The article presents the analysis of published data on the clinical picture of botulism and describes case reports among children.


botulism symptoms; children


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