The initial clinical presentation of amitraz and organophosphate poisoning may be similar; however, their management is different.
What does OP stand for?
OP stands for Organophosphate (insecticide)
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We have 29 other meanings of OP in our Acronym Attic
- Order of Precedence
- Order of the Pelican (Society for Creative Anachronism)
- Order Point
- Order Processing
- Ordinis Praedicatorum (Latin: Order of Preachers)
- Ordnance Pamphlet
- Ordnance Personnel (US Navy)
- Ordnance Publication
- Ordo Praedicatorum (Latin: Order of Preachers; formal name of Dominicans, a Catholic religious institution)
- Organized Play (gaming)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Malathion, a common toxic organophosphate, is still allowed for use as an industrial and household insecticide.
Recent research has demonstrated that low level exposure to organophosphate pesticides in pregnant women can have significant and lasting effects upon childhood cognitive development.
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Exposure to organophosphate pesticides is associated with increased risk of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children, says a team of scientists from the University of Montreal and Harvard University.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Findings of a team of scientists showed that exposure to organophosphate pesticides is associated with increased risk of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children.
Roughly 40 organophosphate pesticides are registered with the US Environmental Protection Agency for use in the United States, and around 73 million pounds of the pesticides were used in agricultural and residential settings in 2001, figures cited in the study said.
Role of oximes in organophosphate poisoning--a case report A 28-year-old man was found unconscious.
``We are extremely concerned, as there seems to be no real urgency or commitment to publication'' says Liberal Democrat MP Paul Tyler, who chairs the All Party Organophosphate Group.