Peyote, a cactus containing the hallucinogen mescaline, has been used by Native Americans for thousands of years. Illicit use is also known to occur, but reports in the medical literature consist only of isolated case reports.
We sought to identify characteristics of patients
We reported a clinical course and autopsy results of an 8-year-old severely handicapped girl with marked periventricular leukomalacia. She was well until 3 days prior to first admission in local hospital. Two days prior to admission, she began to vomit. Twelve hours later, she was noted to be