What are the hematological signs of scorpion envenomation?

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

  • Platelet aggregation may occur because of catecholamine stimulation.

  • Disseminated intravascular coagulation with massive hemorrhage may result from venom-induced defibrination.

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