A Case Report on Fish Bile Toxicity- A Rare Cause of Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
Asian Journal of Research in Nephrology,
A case study on fish bile poisoning is reported. After ingestion of gall bladder of Labeo rohita fish for allergy treatment purpose initially presented with gastrointestinal symptoms such as cramping pain in, nausea and vomiting within 12 hours after ingestion. Subsequently renal, hepatic dysfunctions and cardiac dysfunction were found in that case. The patient recovered fully with conservative treatment and supportive hemodialysis.
- Labeo rohita
- fish bile
How to Cite
D SW, Cahn CK, Yeung, Chan MK. “Acute renal failure after eating raw fish gall bladder,” British Medical Journal. 1985;290:6472, article 897.
Yamamoto Y, Wakisaka O, Fujimoto S et al. “Acute renal failure caused by ingestion of the carp gall bladder-a report of 3 cases, with special reference to the reported cases in Japan,” Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi. 1988;77(8):1268–1273.
Sahoo RN, Mohapatra MK, Sahoo B, Das GC. Acute renal failure associated with freshwater fish toxin,” Tropical and Geographical Medicine. 1995;47(2):94–95.
Singh NS, Singh LK, Khaidem I, Singh G, Reddy VS, Bawi NS, Singh YI. Acute renal failure following consumption of raw fish gall-bladder from Manipur. Journal-Association Of Physicians Of India. 2004 Sep;52:743-5.
Xuan BH, Nguyen Thi TX, Nguyen ST, Goldfarb DS, Barry Stokes MS, Rabenou
R. Ichthyotoxic ARF After Fish Gallbladder Ingestion: A Large Case Series From Vietnam. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 2003(41):220-224.
Yip LL, Chow CL, Yung KH, Chiu KW. Toxic material from the gallbladder of the grass carp(Ctenopharyngodonidellus). Toxicon. 1981 Jan1;19(4):567-9.
Xuan BH, Thi TX, Nguyen ST, Goldfarb DS, Stokes MB, Rabenou RA. Ichthyotoxic ARF after fish gallbladder ingestion: a large case series from Vietnam. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 2003 Jan 1;41(1):220-4.
Lim PS, Lin JL, Hu SA, Huang CC. Acute renal failure due to ingestion of the gallbladder of grass carp: report of 3 cases with review of literature. Renal failure. 1993 Jan 1;15(5):639-44.
Deng Y, Xiao G, Jin Y, Luo X, Meng X, Li J, Ao Z, Xiao J, Zhou L. Multiple organ dysfunction syndrome due to ingestion of fish gall bladder. Chinese medical journal. 2002 Jul;115(7):1020-2.
Bich Huyen Nguyen Xuan, Tan Xuan Nguyen Thi, Su Tan Nguyen, David S.Goldfarb, M.Barry Stokes, Rahmin A. Rabenou. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. January 2003;41(1):220 –224.
Dwijen Das, Kallol Bhattacharjee , Amit Kr. Kalwar , Bhaskar Debnath. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare. 2015;2(33):5073-5076.
Tao FW, Liao FT, Xu YZ. A case of fish gall bladder poisoning leading to MODS. Chin J Intern Med. 1990;29:119-20.
Bhaumik P, Lakshmanan KP. Fish gallbladder consumption almost costing life. Global journal of medicine and public health. 2016(5):32-35.
Abstract View: 26 times
PDF Download: 8 times