In this part of the state of Kerala, we have encountered various types of snake bites of which Russell's viper
bites predominate the cases, followed by common krait and cobra bites having least incidents.
It was a dangerous operation as the Russell's viper
is highly venomous, requiring our team to take precautionary measures to ensure the safety of bystanders as well as of the snake.
venom was obtained from in-house snake farm of Haffkine Bio-Pharmaceutical Corporation Ltd.
The clotting properties of Russell's viper
venom actually make it useful in (http://en.
Daboia russelii russelii, Russell's viper
is a large, stocky, tan-colored snake, with very distinct, large, black- bordered ocelli on the back and a smaller set laterally.
The most aggressive snake is Russell's viper
, which is prevalent in Myanmar.
The man was collecting venom from a Russell's viper
at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine when he was bitten.
However, Russell's viper
and cobra are commonly associated with tissue necrosis and this may rapidly progress to vascular compromise and loss of the limb.
However, there are 15 varieties that are poisonous and four of them -- cobras, Russell's Viper
, saw- scaled vipers and kraits -- are the most common.
These are the spectacled cobra, the Russell's viper
, the saw scaled viper and the common krait.
5 g/L) and mixed with citrated plasma, followed by activation of factor X with Russell's viper
Mortality rate is further increased by inappropriate administration of first dose of ASV, particularly in Krait and Russell's viper
Q Do you have a reference or a procedure for the dilute Russell's viper
venom tests (dRVVT)?
In Chhattisgarh common poisonous snakes are Cobra, Krait, Russell's viper
, Saw Scaled Viper.
Most of the Indians are victims of Russell's viper
or echiscarinatus bites (1).