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does anascorp help with scorpion sting

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Depends...: ...On how you define "bad", but most people think so. Symptoms will vary with the size and species of scorpion, but most victims experience pain, ten ... Read More
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
25 years experience Pediatrics
They can be: The symptoms of a scorpion sting depend on the species stinging, the patient's age, health and other factors, and the grade of the sting (which is det ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Marlin
49 years experience Neurosurgery
No: The venom has a neurotoxin but the effects are usually local unless you're allergic to it.
Dr. Chaim Colen
19 years experience Neurosurgery
Likely not: Meningitis is due to infection.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Gloves scorpion: Depends on how big your scorpion is and what the gloves are made of. So ask other who work where you do their recommendations. Just don't lay they dow ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marina Armendariz
26 years experience Pediatrics
Symptomatic: Most scorpions in my area are non-venomous. So i would check with your doctor regarding how dangerous scorpions are in your area. But most can be mana ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Depends: In areas where scorpions are common, scorpion stings are common. In areas where scorpions are rare, scorpion stings are rare.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
18 years experience Infectious Disease
A welt....: The stinger will introduce the scorpion's venom into he skin: 1. Venom: activates autonomic peripheral and central nerves depending on concentration ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
18 years experience Emergency Medicine
They can: They can cause various symptoms. They aren't dangerous to adults, but they do have venom that can cause various symptoms and pain. It typically resolv ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keira Barr
22 years experience Dermatology
Variable discomfort: A scorpion sting may cause a painful, tingling, burning or numbing sensation at the sting site.The symptoms may be mild. Rarely, however, a person may ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Not normally.: I do not believe a normal scorpion can sting through a normal fingernail. If he got the fingernail that is indeed very lucky.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rashed Hasan
31 years experience Pediatrics
Scorpion sing: Put a tourniquet above the site of the sting and go to the nearest emergency department. enveomation requires emergency attention
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