blood is a cardinal sign of systemic envenoming by most of the vipiridae.
Objectives: To compare the efficacy, safety and cost of Pakistani anti-snake venom with that imported from India Methods: The comparative cross-sectional study was conducted from June to September 2010 and comprised patients hospitalised following Krait snake bite in Mithi and Umerkot hospitals of Tharparker district who had incoagulable blood test on admission (20-minute whole blood clotting time).
Coagulation was again checked after 6 hours and, if blood was still incoagulable, the dose of the venom was repeated after 6 hours.
Only those cases that showed incoagulable blood on admission were inducted in the trial, while strictly following the exclusion criteria that comprised pregnant cases, children, cobra bite and those with coagulable blood.
incoagulable blood, with negligible to mild local swelling
Special investigations reveal incoagulable blood, defibrination, elevated fibrinogen degradation products, thrombocytopenia and anaemia.
abnormal blood clotting parameters, incoagulable blood and/or spontaneous systemic bleeding
An experienced and alert clinician is the best measure of incoagulable
atrox en Amazonas; todos tenian sangre incoagulable al ingreso, 30 (56,6%) con sangrado local y 24 (45,3%) con sangrado sistemico.
Los 53 pacientes presentaban sangre incoagulable al ingreso, 24 (45,3%) tenian sangrado sistemico con o sin hematuria, especialmente gingivorragia (tabla No 3).
8% had sever derangement of hemostasis with a clotting time of <30minutes or incoagulable
blood in severe premature separation of the placenta: a method of management.