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. 1980 Jul 19;281(6234):236-7.

Food Poisoning From Raw Red Kidney Beans

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Food Poisoning From Raw Red Kidney Beans

N D Noah et al. Br Med J. .
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The consumption of raw red kidney beans may lead to acute gastroenteritis, which may be severe. The toxic factor is most probably a haemagglutinin that is destroyed by adequate cooking.

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