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Compartment syndrome after Bothrops jararaca snakebite: monitoring, treatment, and outcome.

Authors
  • 1
  • 1 Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Pediatrics and Poison Control Center, Campinas, Brazil. [email protected] , (Brazil)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Clinical toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.)
1556-9519
Publication Date
Volume
48
Issue
1
Pages
57–60
Identifiers
DOI: 10.3109/15563650903356201
PMID: 20095815
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Compartment syndrome is an unusual but severe complication of snakebites. MRI, in conjunction with subfascial pressure measurements, may be useful in the diagnosis of compartment syndrome after snakebites.

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