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Research & Reviews  1,721 results

Massive bee envenomation treated by therapeutic plasma exchange.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jca.21898
Journal of Clinical Apheresis; Sunny JM, Abrencillo R

Apr 12th, 2021 - In the unfortunate event of massive envenomation and precipitation of multiorgan failure, therapeutic plasma exchange (TPE) can be considered as a modality for therapy. We present a patient case where TPE potentially allowed for removal of toxin w...

Fatal Sea Snake Envenomation.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000679
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; Tiemensma M, Byard RW

Apr 9th, 2021 - A 23-year-old man working on a prawn trawler off the Northern Australian coast was bitten on the right hand by a black-banded sea snake (Laticauda colubrina), resulting in the rapid onset of ptosis, blurred vision, and respiratory difficulties wit...

Population pharmacokinetics of Pseudechis porphyriacus (red-bellied black snake) venom ...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15563650.2021.1896731
Clinical Toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.); Sanhajariya S, Duffull SB et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Understanding the time course of venom exposure in snakebite patients is important for the optimisation of treatment including antivenom dose and timing. We aimed to investigate the pharmacokinetics of red-bellied black snake (RBBS; Pseudechis por...

Case Report: Recent Case Reports of Levant Blunt-Nosed Viper Macrovipera lebetina obtus...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-1640
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Kazemi SM, Al-Sabi A et. al.

Apr 5th, 2021 - Envenomation and death resulting from snakebites represent a significant public health problem worldwide, particularly in tropical and subtropical regions. The WHO has defined snakebite as a neglected tropical health concern. Bites from Macroviper...

Acute myasthenic syndrome following coral snake envenomation in the Caribbean: a harbin...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-241991
BMJ Case Reports; Mack N, Reyes AJ et. al.

Mar 26th, 2021 - Acute myasthenic syndrome following coral snake envenomation in the Caribbean: a harbinger for admission to the intensive care unit.|2021|Mack N,Reyes AJ,Ramcharan K,Giddings SL,|

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Guidelines  2 results

Pressure immobilization after North American Crotalinae snake envenomation
http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.3109/15563650.2011.610802
AMERICAN COLLEGE OF MEDICAL TOXICOLOGY

Nov 7th, 2011 - Given that the primary toxic effect of envenomation is local tissue injury, mortality is not an ideal outcome measure to extrapolate to human crotaline envenomation. Available evidence fails to establish the efficacy of pressure immobilization in.

Unified treatment algorithm for the management of crotaline snakebite in the United Sta...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3042971
BMC Emergency Medicine; Lavonas EJ, Ruha AM et. al.

Feb 4th, 2011 - Envenomation by crotaline snakes (rattlesnake, cottonmouth, copperhead) is a complex, potentially lethal condition affecting thousands of people in the United States each year. Treatment of crotaline envenomation is not standardized, and significa...

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,737 results

Massive bee envenomation treated by therapeutic plasma exchange.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jca.21898
Journal of Clinical Apheresis; Sunny JM, Abrencillo R

Apr 12th, 2021 - In the unfortunate event of massive envenomation and precipitation of multiorgan failure, therapeutic plasma exchange (TPE) can be considered as a modality for therapy. We present a patient case where TPE potentially allowed for removal of toxin w...

Fatal Sea Snake Envenomation.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000679
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; Tiemensma M, Byard RW

Apr 9th, 2021 - A 23-year-old man working on a prawn trawler off the Northern Australian coast was bitten on the right hand by a black-banded sea snake (Laticauda colubrina), resulting in the rapid onset of ptosis, blurred vision, and respiratory difficulties wit...

Population pharmacokinetics of Pseudechis porphyriacus (red-bellied black snake) venom ...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15563650.2021.1896731
Clinical Toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.); Sanhajariya S, Duffull SB et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Understanding the time course of venom exposure in snakebite patients is important for the optimisation of treatment including antivenom dose and timing. We aimed to investigate the pharmacokinetics of red-bellied black snake (RBBS; Pseudechis por...

Case Report: Recent Case Reports of Levant Blunt-Nosed Viper Macrovipera lebetina obtus...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-1640
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Kazemi SM, Al-Sabi A et. al.

Apr 5th, 2021 - Envenomation and death resulting from snakebites represent a significant public health problem worldwide, particularly in tropical and subtropical regions. The WHO has defined snakebite as a neglected tropical health concern. Bites from Macroviper...

Anavip - crotalidae immune f(ab)2(equine) injection, powder, lyophilized, for solution-Rare Disease Therapeutics, Inc
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=a16596a5-e87e-40c2-8e34-cea5839849c3

Mar 31st, 2021 - RECENT MAJOR CHANGES SECTION Indication and Use (1) April 2021 Dosage and Administration (2) April 2021 Animal Toxicology and/or Pharmacology (13.2) April 2021 Indications & Usage Section ANAVIP [crotalidae immune F(ab')2 (equine)] is an equine-...

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News  4 results

What’s Eating You? Dusky Pigmy Rattlesnake Envenomation and Management
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/211554/practice-management/whats-eating-you-dusky-pigmy-rattlesnake-envenomation/page/0/2?channel=278

Nov 5th, 2019 - Antivenom Therapy Crotalidae polyvalent immune fab is an antivenom comprised of purified, sheep-derived fab IgG fragments and was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration in 2000 for the treatment of North American crotalid envenomation. 12,.

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Snakebites?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/874219_4

Jan 9th, 2017 - If no symptoms occur within 8-12 hours, no evenomation may have occurred. This is called a dry bite. At least 25% of viper bites are dry, but as many as 50% may be venomous. Copperhead bites are generally limited to localized tissue destruction. R...

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Snakebites?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/874219

Jan 9th, 2017 - Most snakebites are innocuous and are delivered by nonvenomous species. North America is home to 25 species of venomous snakes. Worldwide, only about 15% of the more than 3000 species of snakes are considered dangerous to humans. Although death is...

Prepare for ICD-10!
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/78821/practice-management/prepare-icd-10
Alan Rockoff, MD

Nov 8th, 2013 - As the date for implementing ICD-10 gets closer, consulting firms send daily offers to help us adapt to the new diagnostic regime. As a service to the profession, Under My Skin will provide periodic updates to save you consulting fees.

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