Colitis Due to Venoms

Colitis Due to Venoms

Most scorpion and snake venoms contain a mixture of toxic proteins and enzymes that induce circulatory collapse, hemolysis, coagulation abnormalities, and changes in vascular resistance. All of these may lead to ischemic colitis (Fig. 13.90) (176).

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Jun 22, 2016 | Posted by in GASTROENTEROLOGY | Comments Off on Colitis Due to Venoms

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