Acute renal failure following Potassium bromate accidental poisoning:

Okeniyi, John ; Aladekomo, Theophilus ; Oyelami, Oyeku (2003)

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Accidental poisoning is common in children. Potassium bromate is a commonly used additive and raising agent in many edibles particularly bread, a staple food worldwide, yet its accidental poisoning has hitherto, not been documented in Nigeria. We report an unusual case of acute renal failure following accidental ingestion of potassium bromate tablets.