2.The determine whether time gap between sting and hospital admission as one of the significant risk factors which determine outcome and mortality. Rise in left ventricular function during first 24 h of therapy was also higher in cases treated with prazosin (4.8 ± 7.54%) in comparison to those treated with dobutamine (2.22 ± 7.77%); however, the difference was not statistically significant. a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"];     METHODS: The study included 90 children admitted with scorpion sting envenomation over a period of four and half year. a2a_config.linkname = 'Anosmia, Ageusia and COVID-19'; A retrospective analysis of a rural set up experience with special reference to dobutamine in prazosin-resistant scorpion sting cases. '; This was followed by thorough physical examination and continuous monitoring of vitals including NIBP and pulse oximetry. It is a small study with 16 patients in the prazosin group and 20 in the control … It is fairly common in many parts of India like Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa and western Rajasthan [1–3]. a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x264d484/hepatitis-c-a-tale-of-three-nobel-laureates-and-the-ladder-to-elimination'; a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; The dose recommended is 30 microgram/kg/dose. Three patients expired during the study with a mortality rate of 7.1%. 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It has also been found useful even in cases with hypotension. Healthy adults may not need further treatment, and these tips can help keep children safe until they see a doctor: 1.     316, Niraj N Mahajan1†, Apeksha Mathe1†, Gauri A Patokar1, Shubhada Bahirat1, Pradip D Lokhande1, Vishal Rakh2, Rahul Gajbhiye3, Surbhi Rathi4, Arundhati Tilve1, Kshitija Mahajan5*,  Shailesh C Mohite6*, PDF     4 Like(s) Share a2a_config.linkname = 'Case Reports of Two Interesting Patients with Sea Snake Envenomation'; a2a_config.linkname = 'Drug Resistant Seizure Disorder in Young Patient'; Subjects: Forty-two children with scorpion sting. Search for other works by this author on: Liver glycogen depletion in acute myocarditis produced by scorpion venom (Buthus tamulus), Management of cardiovascular manifestations of poisoning by the Indian red scorpion (Mesobuthus tamulus), Clinical profile of severe scorpion envenomation in children at rural setting, Outcome of scorpion sting envenomation after a protocol guided therapy, Severe envenoming by Indian red scorpion M. tamulus – the use of prazosin therapy, Dobutamine in severe scorpion envenomation, Management of severe scorpion sting at rural settings: what is the role scorpion antivenom, Vasodilators: scorpion envenoming and the heart (an Indian experience), Prazosin for vasodilator treatment of acute pulmonary oedema due to scorpion sting, On scorpion envenoming syndrome – problems of medical ethics and accountability in medical research in India, Scorpion envenomation and the role of lytic cocktail in its management, © The Author [2009]. Murthy KR. It has been found to be life saving in patients of scorpion envenomation presenting with shock and pulmonary edema, as the shock has been found to be cardiogenic in origin. Most scorpion stings don’t need medical treatment. Characteristics and manifestations in dobutamine and prazosin groups. a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x264d4b4/nationwide-survey-on-the-knowledge-attitudes-and-perceptions-among-the-indian-adult-population-regarding-covid-19'; a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x2746444/gla-100-initiation-the-when-why-and-how'; Since 2002 SAV against Indian red scorpion (IRS) for the treatment of scorpion sting cases is available at primary health centers. 2010 Apr. a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x2745494/preface'; • It should be the first line of treatment for severe scorpion stings. a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; a2a_config.num_services = 8; var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; SAV was not associated with severe adverse reactions. Such scorpion stings can result in excess cholinergic activity with symptoms of delirium, nausea, bradycardia, salivation, and sweating.     Evidence for the benefit of scorpion antivenom and its efficacy compared with that of commonly used vasodilators, such as prazosin, is scarce. a2a_config.num_services = 8; Unlike the benign desert hairy scorpion, a sting by the bark scorpion can be quite serious. Prazosin is a selective alpha-1 adrenergic receptor blocker. Prazosin is available as scored 1 mg tablet. Prazosin therapy Prazosin (30 micrograms/Kg/dose): 500 micrograms for pediatric patient, and 1mg for adult patients) will be given every 3 hourly orally till complete recovery. received prazosin 49 (94.23%) within 6 hours 26 (51.02 %) with 3-6 doses 24 (48.98 %). Take an over-the-counter pain reliever as needed. Scorpion antivenom: Usefulness of this venom is yet to be found out. On the contrary, dobutamine infusion alone has also been shown to improve the hemodynamic performance in patients presenting with severe scorpion envenomation [8]. a2a_config.linkname = 'In the Spotlight: Role of Gla-100 in the Glycemic Management of Hospitalized people with diabetes'; Evidence for the benefit of scorpion antivenom and its efficacy compared with that of commonly used vasodilators, such as prazosin, is scarce. Envenomation by scorpions can result in a wide range of clinical effects, including, cardiotoxicity, neurotoxicity and respiratory dysfunction. a2a_config.linkname = 'Intensification of Gla-100 with Prandial Insulin: A Stepwise Progression Toward Glycemic Control'; Prazosin     PDF     Peker E(1), Oktar S, Dogan M, Kaya E, Duru M. Author information: (1)Department of Pediatrics, Yuzuncu Yil University School of Medicine, Van, Turkey. Conclusion Recovery from scorpion sting is hastened by simultaneous administration of scorpion antivenom plus prazosin compared with prazosin alone. a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; ary objectives were to record the total dose of prazosin required, adverse events, proportion of children deteriorating to clinical grade 3 or 4, and length of hospital stay in both the groups. var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x2746484/in-the-spotlight-role-of-gla-100-in-the-glycemic-management-of-hospitalized-people-with-diabetes'; 8. a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; 2009 Apr. var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; In addition, prazosin cannot reverse the tissue damage that has already been caused by catecholamines [16]. a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; While those admitted in the year 1997 (Jan.-Dec.) before the SP was implicated were the NPC group. This may help reduce pain. a2a_config.linkname = 'Physician Health in the Times of COVID-19'; The sting of most scorpions usually requires no special treatment, although the application of ice to the sting site helps to relieve local pain. Scorpion sting. Gupta BD, Parakh M, Purohit A. Prazosin is a selective alpha-1 adrenergic receptor blocker. a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; a2a_config.linkname = 'Gla-100 Initiation: The When, Why, and How'; Since its advent, mortality due to scorpion stings has been reduced to less than 1%. a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; When trials had comparative outcomes, they were combined in a meta-analysis. Inspite of therapy, left ventricular output decreased in few patients in the next 24 h; number of such patients being six (28.57%) in dobutamine and three (14.28%) in prazosin group. presentation to the hospital is one of the significant risk factors which determine better outcomes and mortality. Share Objective Envenomation by Mesobuthus tamulus scorpion sting can result in serious cardiovascular effects.     243, Sanjay K Mahajan1, Roshan Thakur2, Madan Kaushik1, Rajiv Raina3, PDF     2 Like(s) Share a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; Comment in J Assoc Physicians India. var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; In present study, p-value < 0.05 for corresponding value of Chi-square was considered as significant and null hypothesis was rejected, meaning that difference between two proportions was significant. a2a_config.linkname = 'Effectiveness of Convalescent Plasma Therapy in the Treatment of Moderate to Severe COVID 19 Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis'; The mean dose of prazosin required was 54 µg/kg versus 130.8 µg/kg in group A and B, respectively (p<0.01). a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; Share a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; var a2a_config = a2a_config || {};     275, Prashant Kumar Panda1, Sourabh Agstam2, Jitender Mokta3, Anita Sharma4, Yash Paul Sharma5, PDF     a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; Share a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x2745484/list-of-contributors-from-sanofi-india'; a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; We compared the effects of SAV Vs Prazosin (PRA) in the management of severe scorpion stung cases at rural setting in a non-randomised open label manner. Out of 1500 scorpion species known to exist, about 30 are o … Patients from the antivenom plus prazosin … Out of 1500 scorpion species known to exist, about 30 are o … Patil SN. 2010 Apr. a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; Prazosin treatment in the management of scorpion envenomation. All the patients were subjected for blood investigations including renal and hepatic profile and serum CPK-MB before starting the treatment in the emergency ward. • Intravenous administration of antivenom rapidly reverses systemic toxicity features but not pain and paresthesia.         a2a_config.linkname = 'Health Care Workers in Covid-19: From Lockdown to Unlock and Beyond!     223. An antivenin has been developed for Centruroides stings but is not often used because of the frequency of allergic hypersensitivity reactions. a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x27464a4/two-decades-of-gla-100-reflections-from-the-pivotal-clinical-trials'; Initial dose: 3 vials, IV over 10 minutes If needed after initial dose: 1 vial, IV over 10 minutes, every 30 to 60 minutes a2a_config.num_services = 8; Forty-two patients were enrolled in the study, the baseline characteristics of whom are given in Table 1.     Usual Adult Dose for Venomous Scorpion Bite. MATERIALS AND METHODS: CASE SELECTION: 100 Cases of suspected and clinically … There is still a great controversy regarding specific drug therapy for similar clinical profile and different regimens have been tried so far, such as, steroids, adrenaline, lytic cocktail regimen and many more. Since 2002 SAV against Indian red scorpion (IRS) for the treatment of scorpion sting cases is available at primary health centers. The data available for the efficacy of AScVS and prazosin is generated through different trials done in different clinical setting. The same dose was repeated at the end of 3 h. Further doses were given every 6 h in those who had pulmonary oedema, myocarditis or peripheral circulatory failure. a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; Scorpion stings cause a wide range of symptoms, from severe local reactions to cardiovascular, respiratory and neurological manifestations. According to many, the introduction of species-specific antivenoms has reduced the mortality associated with scorpion envenoming ( Ismail, 1994; Ghalim et al., 2000; Mazzei de Davila et al., 2002 ). It has been said that alpha-blockers can stimulate the gastric acid secretion, which in turn may, aggravate the existing sub-clinical or clinical acute pancreatitis into a fully blown-up fulminating acute pancreatitis in some scorpion sting victims.     215, KD Modi1, Sujeet Jha2, Subodh Banzal3, Biplab Bandopadhyay4, GD Ramchandani5, Sridevi Atluri6, Radhika V Kumar7, Sushil Kiran Kunder8, Ranjit Unnikrishnan9, Viswanathan Mohan10, PDF     1 Like(s) a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; 51 (98.0%) were successfully discharged and one patient was expired. This infusion was continued for 48 h of hemodynamic stability and till the left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) increased to >60% and then was tapered downwards at the rate of 5 µg/kg body weight every 12 h. A child referred from peripheral hospital that had already been started dobutamine infusion at a rate >10 µg/kg body weight/min, was continued the same rate of infusion, if stable hemodynamically. Share     221, PDF     Your comment will be reviewed and published at the journal's discretion. a2a_config.linkname = 'Post COVID Inflammation Syndrome: Different Manifestations Caused by the Virus'; Multiobjective optimization challenges in perioperative anesthesia: A review. It enhances insulin secretion, which is inhibited by venom action. Adverse effects. Right ventricular function and tissue oxygenation variables also improve with its use. a2a_config.num_services = 8; a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; Scorpion antivenom: Usefulness of this venom is yet to be found out. a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; Setting A tertiary care hospital in south India.     Setting A tertiary care hospital in south India. Scorpion envenomation is an important public health hazard in tropical and sub-tropical regions. a2a_config.linkname = 'Hepatitis C : A Tale of Three Nobel Laureates and the Ladder to Elimination'; 2009 Apr. var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; Symptoms can be extremely intense, even if swelling or redness isn’t visible. 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