Antivenom Treatment in Arachnidism

@article{Isbister2003AntivenomTI,
  title={Antivenom Treatment in Arachnidism},
  author={G. Isbister and A. Graudins and Julian White and D. Warrell},
  journal={Journal of Toxicology: Clinical Toxicology},
  year={2003},
  volume={41},
  pages={291 - 300}
}
Envenomation by arachnids causes significant medical illness worldwide. Scorpion sting is the most important arachnid envenomation causing adult morbidity and pediatric mortality. Important groups of spiders include the widow spiders (Latrodectus spp.), the recluse spiders (Loxosceles spp.), and two spiders confined to single countries: the Australian funnel web spider (Atrax and Hadronyche spp.) and the armed spider (Phoneutria spp.) from Brazil. There are four widow spider antivenoms… Expand
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