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Table 2 Clinical findings of patients envenomed by Tityus obscurus (Gervais, 1843) in two study areas of Pará state, Brazil

From: Clinical aspects of envenomation caused by Tityus obscurus (Gervais, 1843) in two distinct regions of Pará state, Brazilian Amazon basin: a prospective case series

Parameters Eastern (n = 34) Western (n = 14) p value
Severity of symptoms*    
Dry sting 2 0  
Local manifestations 32 14  
Systemic manifestations 6 9  
Signs and symptoms*    0.005
Level 1 26 5  
Level 2 6 9  
Treatment    0.005
Painkillers 26 5  
Antivenom 6 9  
  1. *According to the International the Scorpion Consensus Expert Group[12].