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Table 4 Description, clinical findings, and treatment of six patients without coagulopathy or bleeding

From: Delayed double reading of whole blood clotting test (WBCT) results at 20 and 30 minutes enhances diagnosis and treatment of viper envenomation

Case n. Sex Age (year or months) Snake Delay Edema (stage) Pain Blistering/necrosis Severity N. vials AA at Ha
7 M 12 y a Naja 72 h 2 Yes None Moderate H0 = 1
9 M 24 y b Naja 72 h 2 Yes None Mild H0 = 1
11 M 20 y Unknown 3 h 0 No None Mild or dry bite None
14 F 10 m Bitis 96 h 5 Yes Extensive, superficial Severe H0 = 1
16 F 25 y c Naja 17 days 3 Yes Profound necrosis Moderate H0 = 1
21 M 20 y Unknown 3.5 h 0 No None Dry bite None
  1. a, b, c = Suspected based on clinical presentation, circumstances of the bite, and description of both the snake and the symptoms experienced in the first 48 h after the bite (dyspnea, weakness, paresthesia, neuropathic pain, etc)