What are the sympathetic signs of a scorpion envenomation?

Updated: Nov 09, 2018
  • Author: David Cheng, MD; Chief Editor: Joe Alcock, MD, MS  more...
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Sympathetic signs are as follows:

  • Hyperthermia

  • Tachypnea

  • Tachycardia

  • Hypertension

  • Arrhythmia

  • Hyperkinetic pulmonary edema

  • Hyperglycemia

  • Diaphoresis

  • Piloerection

  • Restlessness and apprehension

  • Hyperexcitability and convulsions


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