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   * 1 mL of a 1% sodium dithionate solution (found in haematology labs) is added to 10 mL of urine.   * 1 mL of a 1% sodium dithionate solution (found in haematology labs) is added to 10 mL of urine.
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 A blue colour change indicates paraquat ingestion. If this test is negative on urine passed 2 to 6 hours after ingestion it indicates that a significant exposure is unlikely. A blue colour change indicates paraquat ingestion. If this test is negative on urine passed 2 to 6 hours after ingestion it indicates that a significant exposure is unlikely.
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 ==== Other investigations ==== ==== Other investigations ====
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