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Re: African bush viper


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Posted by Chris Dulany on April 30, 2002 at 11:58:10:

In Reply to: African bush viper posted by S on November 25, 2001 at 20:52:17:

To the best of my knowledge....there is not a specific antivenom for this species. As to what is used...God only knows....others might be able to tell you of what they have heard used...but bites are rather rare and I don't think the time has been put into developing an antivenom for this species. SO BE CAREFUL!

Chris

: What antivenom do you use for bites by African bush vipers (Atheris species)? Thanks!




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