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  Acetaminophen (Paracetamol) Toxicity Assessment

 
Input:
 
Hours After Ingestion  
Acetaminophen Level  

 
Results:
 
 
 

 
     
 
Include literature references: Yes   No
 
Notes

 
References
  1. Rumack BH, Matthew H. Acetaminophen poisoning and toxicity. Pediatrics. 1975 Jun;55(6):871-6. PubMed ID: 1134886 PubMed Logo
  2. White SJ, Rumack BH. The acetaminophen toxicity equations: "solutions" for acetaminophen toxicity based on the Rumack-Matthew nomogram. Ann Emerg Med. 2005 May;45(5):563-4. PubMed ID: 15855961 PubMed Logo
  3. Buckley NA, Whyte IM, O'Connell DL, et. al. Activated charcoal reduces the need for N-acetylcysteine treatment after acetaminophen (paracetamol) overdose. J Toxicol Clin Toxicol. 1999;37(6):753-7. PubMed ID: 10584587 PubMed Logo
  4. Vale JA, Proudfoot AT. Paracetamol (acetaminophen) poisoning. Lancet. 1995 Aug 26;346(8974):547-52. Review. PubMed ID: 7658783 PubMed Logo

 
Associated Medical Subject Headings [MeSH] Terms
 
         80 and over,   Acetaminophen,   Acetylcysteine,   Adolescent,   Adult,   Aged,   Agranulocytosis,   Analgesics,   Charcoal,   Combination,   Cysteamine,   Dose-Response Relationship,   Drug,   Drug Overdose,   Drug Therapy,   Drug-Induced Liver Injury,   Female,   Gastric Lavage,   Humans,   Hypoglycemia,   Kidney Papillary Necrosis,   Liver,   Male,   Methionine,   Middle Aged,   Necrosis,   Nomograms,   Non-Narcotic,   Pericarditis,   Poison Control Centers,   Poisoning,   Prognosis,   Skin Manifestations,   Substance-Related Disorders

 
Associated Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes [LOINC]
 
Parameter LOINC's and Suggested Units
Acetaminophen Level 12442-0 : mcg/mL      22736-3 : mcmol/L      3298-7 : mcg/mL      14581-3 : mcmol/L      

 
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Associated ICD10-CM Codes
 
   T50.901APoisoning by unspecified drugs, medicaments and biological substances, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter

 
Associated ICD9-CM Codes
 
   E850.0Acc poison-analgesic nos
   E950.0Poison-analgesics
   E950.0Poison-drug/medicin nos
   977.9Poison-medicinal agt nos

 
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