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 bite that is so potent that it is causing death of
My mom was bitten by a snake when she was a sleep
Hi, My mom was bitten by a snake when she was a sleep she didn't realize it was a snake and went in for medical care only about 48hrs later. The doctor prescribed some anti-biotics its been about a week since the bite and her leg still hurts and
Bitten by a corn snake on finger, bumps on skin. Due to teeth fragments?
I got bitten by a corn snake twice in the same finger around a week and a half ago. One of the bites healed completely, but the second set of bite marks left bumps like a thorn would in my skin. I cleaned it well, three times a day for two days, to fight any infection. I think it might have left...
Painful skin rash on the thigh. Could it be a spider bite?
I have what I think is a spider bite on my thigh. It s a red ring, about 1.5 inches in diameter. It s raised and hard in the center with what looks like a white speck right in the middle. It s been there a couple of days and is painful to the touch and just a little sore. Should I ice this? Or is...
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.
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
I got bit by a python snake, should I be concerned?
A bite from a python is not venomous but they do have bacteria in the mouth. I would suggest you wash the bite thoroughly and apply anti-bacterial cream. Then put a sterile dressing on it. Do this twice a day. If the bite becomes red, swollen or very painful with pus then see your doctor.
Dr K A Pottinger
last night I woke up noticing a rash on my back approximately 2 inches in diameter . its red bumpy and splotchy. no pain or itching associated. diagnosis ?
DO take a dose of benadryl. The rash could be due to an allergy or a insect bite.
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