oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Ergotism in Central Africa

Volume 3, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



A brief descriptionption of probable case of ergotism occurring in an African female is given. This is followed by a short survey of the disease. Certain cases of peripherral gangrene and short-term psychoses seen in Africans may be accounted for by ergotism.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...


Article metrics loading...


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error