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- Witharana, E.W.R.A.; Gnanathasan, A.; Dissanayake, A.S.; Wijesinghe, S.K.J.; Kadahetti, S.C.L.; Rajapaksha, R.M.J.K.
- Toxicon 2019 v.169 pp. 34-37
- Trimeresurus trigonocephalus; blisters; blood; feet; hands; hospitals; lymphatic diseases; morbidity; nephrotoxicity; neurotoxicity; observational studies; pain; patients; photographs; plantations; risk factors; shoulders; snake bites; snakes; tea; thighs; tropical rain forests; villages; Sri Lanka
- ... Green pit viper (Trimeresurus trigonocephalus) is endemic to Sri Lanka and bites are reported from tropical rain forest and plantation areas. As scant data exists on clinico-epidemiological features of Sri Lankan green pit viper bite, objective of this study was to address this knowledge gap. A prospective observational study was conducted in Base Hospital Deniyaya from October 2013 to September 2 ...