DIMETHOATE SELFPOISONING IN A 35-36 WEEK OF PREGNANCY: A CASE REPORT AND LITERATURE REVIEW
Zihni Sulaj, Zana Bruci, Kleva Shpati*, Irena Ceko, Marko Alert Drishti, Amarda Gashi, Dritan Shpati
Organophosphates (OPs) compounds are a diverse group of chemicals used widely in both domestic and agricultural settings. While the benefits have been considerable, pesticides are responsible for 1 million serious accidents and 3 million suicidal poisonings worldwide each year leading to 250-350,000 deaths as a result, 2/3 of which are related to OPs poisonings [Eddleston M et al., 2007].
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