Mordida de serpiente en un dedo

El veneno de las serpientes venenosas puede causar la muerte del tejido (necrosis), hinchazón, sangrado, destrucción de las células sanguíneas (problemas hematológicos) y hasta daño nervioso (neurológico) resultante en parálisis y coma. Esta mordedura ha causado hinchazón y muerte local del tejido en el dedo.Mordida de serpiente en un dedo

Revision

Last reviewed 1/8/2012 by Jacob L. Heller, MD, MHA, Emergency Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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