Mississippi State Department of Health

Chemical Agents
Information for chemical and radiologic emergencies.


Chemical Agent Exposure

The Mississippi Poison Control Center can be reached by health care professionals treating those exposed, or suspected to be exposed, to a poison or chemical agent. They can give information regarding signs and symptoms as well as treatment and decontamination.

Mississippi Poison Control Center: 1-800-222-1222


Chemical agents

Radiologic agents


Planners and First Responders

Links referenced on this page
Mississippi Poison Control Center    http://www.umc.edu/poisoncontrol/
CDC: Chemical agents list    http://emergency.cdc.gov/agent/agentlistchem-category.asp
CDC: Emergency treatment    http://www.cdc.gov/nceh/demil/articles/initialtreat.htm
CDC: Radiation Emergencies    http://emergency.cdc.gov/radiation/
Bioterrorism resources list    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/44,0,122,html ok
CIA Biological & Radiological Handbook    https://www.cia.gov/library/reports/general-reports-1/cbr_handbook/cbrbook.htm

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