An epidemiological and a clinical study on scorpionism by the Iranian scorpion Hemiscorpius lepturus.

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The aim of this retrospective descriptive study was to describe the epidemiological and some common clinical symptoms and signs among humans stung by Hemiscorpius lepturus (H. lepturus) in the southwest province of Iran, Khuzestan. Cases were collected from hospital patients' files referred to two major Khuzestan hospitals over 5 years. Only definite stings… (More)

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@article{Pipelzadeh2007AnEA, title={An epidemiological and a clinical study on scorpionism by the Iranian scorpion Hemiscorpius lepturus.}, author={Mohammad Hassan Pipelzadeh and Amir Jalali and Mohammad Taraz and Roya Pourabbas and Abbas Zaremirakabadi}, journal={Toxicon : official journal of the International Society on Toxinology}, year={2007}, volume={50 7}, pages={984-92} }