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Wilderness: Fire Coral Cuts (cont.)

Pictures of Fire Coral and Fire Coral Stings

Picture of Fire Coral, Image Courtesy of Cecil Berry
Picture of Fire Coral, Image Courtesy of Cecil Berry Click to view larger image.

Picture of Fire Coral Sting on Torso
Picture of Fire Coral Sting on Torso Click to view larger image.

Medically reviewed by Martin E Zipser, MD; American board of Surgery

REFERENCE:

MedscapeReference.com. Cnidaria Envenomation.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/16/2014
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Cnidaria Envenomation »

Cnidaria (formerly Coelenterata) are in the phylum of aquatic invertebrates responsible for more envenomations than any other marine phylum.

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