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ALLMedicine™ Scorpion Envenomation Center

Research & Reviews  75 results

Scorpion envenomation in the state of São Paulo, Brazil: Spatiotemporal analysis of a g...
PloS One; Lacerda AB, Lorenz C et. al.

Apr 9th, 2022 - Scorpion envenomation is a significant public health concern in São Paulo, Brazil, and its incidence and mortality have increased in recent decades. The present study analyzed documented scorpion envenomation notifications from 2008 to 2018 throug...

Low peripheral perfusion index values may indicate the need for antivenom in the early ...
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Özlüer YE, Karaman K et. al.

Apr 9th, 2022 - Scorpion envenomation may cause local symptoms as well as life-threatening situations including shock, and death. Antivenom administration is the cornerstone of therapy, meticulous patient selection is needed because of the possible side effects o...

Induced pathophysiological alterations by the venoms of the most dangerous Moroccan sco...
Human & Experimental Toxicology; Darkaoui B, Lafnoune A et. al.

Feb 9th, 2022 - Scorpion envenomation is a serious public health issue. Androctonus mauretanicus (Am) and Buthus occitanus (Bo) are the most dangerous scorpions in Morocco. Despite their medical relevance, no study has yet related their kinetics of symptom appari...

Predictive Value of Glycemia and Free Fatty Acid Levels upon Admission of Children with...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Abd-Elbaseer KA, Abd-Elmawgood EA et. al.

Jan 11th, 2022 - Scorpion envenomation is a life-threatening emergency and causes serious health problems in tropical and subtropical regions. The aim of this study was to correlate the serum levels of biochemical parameters at admission in children with scorpion ...

An infant with inconsolable crying.
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Khan A

Jan 9th, 2022 - Inconsolable crying in infants can be caused by as simple as infantile colic to wide variety of pathologies. A thorough history, physical examination followed by laboratory and radiologic evaluation can identify the cause of inconsolable crying. W...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Open Label Clinical Trial of Anascorp® in Pediatric Patients With Scorpion Sting Envenomation

Mar 22nd, 2016 - The purpose of this open label, confirmatory, controlled clinical trial was to examine the safety and efficacy of Alacramyn® for treatment of patients envenomed by scorpion sting. This study took place at San Carlos Indian Hospital in San Carlos, ...

AScVS and/ or Prazosin for Scorpion Envenomation

Sep 16th, 2008 - Red Scorpion (Mesobuthus Tamulus Concanesis Pocock) sting is a common medical emergency in the coastal regions of India and is a cause for considerable morbidity and mortality. Signs and symptoms show either cholinergic or adrenergic predominance....

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News  3 results

What’s Eating You? The South African Fattail Scorpion Revisited

Oct 3rd, 2019 - Pain Relief Most patients cannot tolerate an ice pack because of severe hyperesthesia. Infiltration of the local sting site with an anesthetic generally is safe and can provide some local pain relief.

2011 FDA Approvals
Gerald G. Briggs, Bpharm

Jun 21st, 2012 - It is best to avoid any new drug in women of childbearing potential or during pregnancy if an older agent with human pregnancy experience exists. However, this is not always possible, because the new drug may be a major breakthrough or is the only.

FDA Approves First-Ever Antivenom for Scorpion Stings

Aug 4th, 2011 - August 4, 2011 (Tucson, Arizona) — The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the first time yesterday approved an antivenom specifically for the treatment of Centruroides scorpion stings. "This is an historic event," Leslie Boyer, MD, lead inv...

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