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ALLMedicine™ Envenomation Center

Research & Reviews  1,625 results

What's eating you? Megalopyge opercularis.
https://doi.org/10.12788/cutis.0058
Cutis Estrella M, Elston DM

Sep 11th, 2020 - Caterpillars-the larval form of butterflies and moths-belong to the order Lepidoptera. Some identified caterpillars from this order have developed venomous defense mechanisms such as irritating hairs and spines to protect themselves from predators...

An agonist of the CXCR4 receptor accelerates the recovery from the peripheral neuropara...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0008547
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Stazi M, D'Este G et. al.

Sep 8th, 2020 - Envenomation by snakes is a major neglected human disease. Hospitalization and use of animal-derived antivenom are the primary therapeutic supports currently available. There is consensus that additional, not expensive, treatments that can be deli...

Ketamine for pain control of snake envenomation in Guinea: A case series.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.08.020
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Brandehoff N, Benjamin JM et. al.

Sep 6th, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation is a global health crisis and is classified as a Category A neglected tropical disease by the World Health Organization (WHO). Snakebite envenomations account for a significant amount of morbidity and morbidity in tropical a...

A lipidomics approach reveals new insights into Crotalus durissus terrificus and Bothro...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00204-020-02896-y
Archives of Toxicology; Acunha T, Nardini V et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation causes > 81,000 deaths and incapacities in another 400,000 people worldwide every year. Snake venoms are complex natural secretions comprised of hundreds of different molecules with a wide range of biological functions that ...

Severe acute kidney injury following Sri Lankan Hypnale spp. envenoming is associated w...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15563650.2020.1810695
Clinical Toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.); Wijewickrama ES, Gooneratne LV et. al.

Sep 1st, 2020 - Acute kidney injury (AKI) is the most serious clinical manifestation of the Sri Lankan hump-nosed pit viper (Hypnale spp.) bites. Thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) is increasingly recognized in association with AKI in cases of Hypnale spp envenomat...

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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  1,637 results

What's eating you? Megalopyge opercularis.
https://doi.org/10.12788/cutis.0058
Cutis Estrella M, Elston DM

Sep 11th, 2020 - Caterpillars-the larval form of butterflies and moths-belong to the order Lepidoptera. Some identified caterpillars from this order have developed venomous defense mechanisms such as irritating hairs and spines to protect themselves from predators...

An agonist of the CXCR4 receptor accelerates the recovery from the peripheral neuropara...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0008547
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Stazi M, D'Este G et. al.

Sep 8th, 2020 - Envenomation by snakes is a major neglected human disease. Hospitalization and use of animal-derived antivenom are the primary therapeutic supports currently available. There is consensus that additional, not expensive, treatments that can be deli...

Ketamine for pain control of snake envenomation in Guinea: A case series.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.08.020
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Brandehoff N, Benjamin JM et. al.

Sep 6th, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation is a global health crisis and is classified as a Category A neglected tropical disease by the World Health Organization (WHO). Snakebite envenomations account for a significant amount of morbidity and morbidity in tropical a...

A lipidomics approach reveals new insights into Crotalus durissus terrificus and Bothro...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00204-020-02896-y
Archives of Toxicology; Acunha T, Nardini V et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation causes > 81,000 deaths and incapacities in another 400,000 people worldwide every year. Snake venoms are complex natural secretions comprised of hundreds of different molecules with a wide range of biological functions that ...

Severe acute kidney injury following Sri Lankan Hypnale spp. envenoming is associated w...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15563650.2020.1810695
Clinical Toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.); Wijewickrama ES, Gooneratne LV et. al.

Sep 1st, 2020 - Acute kidney injury (AKI) is the most serious clinical manifestation of the Sri Lankan hump-nosed pit viper (Hypnale spp.) bites. Thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) is increasingly recognized in association with AKI in cases of Hypnale spp envenomat...

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News  2 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,.

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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