Mordida de serpiente en un dedo
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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.
- Last Reviewed on 01/08/2012
- 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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