Envenomization by bothrops lanceolatus


Posionous bite by a snake called the Lancehead Viper. It is a very venomous pit viper found in Martinique. Death is not common as the bite usually only causes a localized reaction rather than a systemic one. 10-20% of untreated cases result in death.


* Tissue necrosis * Secondary bacterial infection * Localized pain * Localized swelling * Headache


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