default-icon

Snakebites

Our locality is full of venomous snakes. What to do in case we spot a poisonous snake? In case of a snakebite which hospitals to visit and what to do in the emergency? We live in south 24 paraganas of west bengal.
views-icons 61 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Doctor Answers (1) on Snakebites

doctor profile image
Dr. Swathi S Aithal Bangalore | General Physician
Answered
goin to a hospital which has 24*7 care ,icu care,nd emergency care is a must and availability of anti snake venom....d best thing u can do in case of snake bite is to spot d snake which has bitten nd rush d hosp to emergency care asap...depending on whether its neurotoxic or haemotoxic furthur treatments will be given...in any case..snake bitten pts need icu care fr min of 24 hrs depending on d snake bite type place nd spread...
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO