"Ciguatoxins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Polycyclic ethers produced by Gambierdiscus (DINOFLAGELLATES) from gambiertoxins, which are ingested by fish which in turn may be ingested by humans who are susceptible to the CIGUATERA POISONING.
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Emerson DL, Galbraith RM, McMillan JP, Higerd TB. Preliminary immunologic studies of ciguatera poisoning. Arch Intern Med. 1983 Oct; 143(10):1931-3.