bromism meaning

Pronunciation:   "bromism" in a sentence
or brōˈminism noun
  Poisoning by an overdose of bromine

n : an abnormal state due to excessive or prolonged use of bromides


  1. Iodine deficiency is also linked to weaker ( less detectable ) forms of bromism.
  2. Chronic toxicity from bromide can result in bromism, a syndrome with multiple neurological symptoms.
  3. Bromism has also been caused by excessive memory loss, and eventually inability to walk in one case.
  4. Bromism is caused by a neurotoxic effect on the brain which results in somnolence, psychosis, seizures and delirium.

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