Clinical aspects and frequency of scorpion stings in the Riyadh region of Saudi Arabia.

@article{Asmari2012ClinicalAA,
  title={Clinical aspects and frequency of scorpion stings in the Riyadh region of Saudi Arabia.},
  author={Abdulrahman K. Al Asmari and Adnan G Al Zahrani and Said Al Jowhary and Mohammed Arshaduddin},
  journal={Saudi medical journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={33 8},
  pages={852-8}
}
OBJECTIVES To study the clinical aspects and frequency of scorpion stings in Riyadh region of Saudi Arabia. METHODS Clinical aspects and frequency of scorpion sting cases reporting to 2 referral hospitals in the Riyadh region of Saudi Arabia were analyzed during May 2006 to April 2008. Data on demographic status, date and time of sting, sting site, scorpion color, clinical manifestations, and treatment were collected. RESULTS A total of 391 cases of scorpion stings were recorded from the 2… CONTINUE READING
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