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How long before snake bite symptoms show up moccasin

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What are the symptoms of a snake bite?

Age: 37 Height: 169cm Weight: 95kg I went for a bush walk came home for a shower notice two incision marks on my leg with blood that had clotted in the area. That was about 2 months ago anyway i am still itching this area. Do you think it was a...
 

How is a snake bite treated?

this ? is for my friend at work he was bitten by a snake two days ago on his arm he does not know what kind it was but today he was using a torch and the smoke rolling up his arm was pulling a yellow fog like substance out of the pores of his arm...
 

Could the swelling in finger be due to the snake bite?

the snake bite or most likely something else? He didn t injure it in any way.. ...My husband was bitten by a water moccasin two years ago. He did receive the anti-venom while ...
 

How to handle issues related to snake bite?

Respected Doctor, my sister got her right hand middle finger bitten by the snake about ten days back. presently she has recovered and normal. dorsal side of the finger is blackened fully, and ventral side three fourth. The one third tip of the...
 

Had an adder snake bite. Did not get treatment. Nerve pain in the ankle and foot. Need medical attention?

Hi I was bitten by an adder 6 weeks age and did not get treatment for 10 days now I have nerve pain in the ankle and under the foot that is very painful and it is difficult to walk correctly. How long does ...
 

My brother had snake bite. Shall we bring him to hospital ?

dear sir my brother had snake bited 20 before and has taken treatment CMC - Vellore now he is shouting everyone, not sleeping in night times, he is doing pooja whenver he wants. please sugest us what ...
 

Suggest treatment for snake bite

10 days ago I was struck twice on my shin by a black snake in my yard at Caloundra, I wasgiven antiflamatories, the site is still tender, no inflamation. However tingling and burning still in entire leg, the hospital said not dead, you will be...
 

Why people die so fast in snake bite ?

In the evening after me coming back home i heard that my watch man son died of an snake bite.the snake has bitten in the morning and he died with in 2 hours of bite. what is the poision in the snake ...
 

Could itchy rashes be residual effects of the snake bite?

this be a residual effect of the snake bite? The snake was nearly 5 feet in length. ...
 

Can a snake bite cause an abnormal growth on the site of bite?

My daughter was bitten by a rattlesake in Aug 2009, she is now having to have surgery tomorrow morning in Rapid City, SD, on the same foot, same area she was bitten, she has an abnormal growth there, that was not there prior to the bite, could...
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Snake bite, victim's complexion seems to be changing. Appropriate treatment?

what is the treatment for a snake bite that was not properly care for and appears to be causing a problem for the victim,( complexion is starting to change) How long do it takes to get an answer ...
 

Got snake bite. No antivenin was given. Have limited taste and no smell at all. Time for recovery?

It's been 4 weeks since my snake bite . Australian red bellied black snake. I was in hospital for 4 .... The bite area gets very hot and itchy when I wear boots. When will these symptoms pass? Or are they long ...
 

Can snake bite give virus that lurks in the old age ?

HI,and thank you, I have a friend in the Philippines that was advised by a doctor that her fathers snake bite had given him a virus (possibly) that was lurking until he was older or sick-is this possible? ...
 

Suggest treatment for pain and swelling on arm after snake bite

daughter was playing outside and came in with two pimple looking bites on her arm. swelling, pain and very slightly warm to touch. ant bite? snake bite? I can't tell ...
 

What are the symptoms of syphilis infection?

of BPG (http://www.medhelp.org/posts/STDs/How-long-are-you-contagious-after-treatment-for-syphilis/show ... wife? Could I have passed syphilis to her even being treated about 48 hours before our sex ...
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what is the treatment of snake bite
Hi, Snake bite is treated with anti-snake venom, also called as ASV. ASV is given as infusion. The dose of ASV depends on clinical symptoms and blood tests. This treatment is required for venomous snake bites only. Best wishes, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
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