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Current Issue - March 2010, Volume 4, Issue No. 1

Official Journal of Malaysian Orthopaedic Association and ASEAN Orthopaedic Association

A Rare Infection Following Snakebite


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  4. Fuijioka M, Oka K, Kitamura R. Immediate radical fang mark ablation may allow treatment of Japanese viper bite without antivenom J Venom Anim Toxins incl Trop Dis. 2009; 15(1): 168-78.
  5. Blaylock RS. Antibiotic use and infection in snakebite victims. South African Med J 1999; 89(8): 874-6.

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