Which symptomatology is species specific in scorpion envenomation?

Updated: Nov 09, 2018
  • Author: David Cheng, MD; Chief Editor: Joe Alcock, MD, MS  more...
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See the list below:

  • Mesobuthus, Tityus, and Leiurus - Tend to cause severe cardiovascular symptoms

  • Centruroides - Tend to cause neurological symptoms

  • Hemiscorpius - Tend to cause tissue necrosis


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