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Wilderness: Marine Bite (cont.)


When to Seek Medical Care

  • All but the mildest bite wounds require prompt medical attention.
  • Consult a doctor about treatment with available medications.

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MedlinePlus, Marine Animal Stings or Bites

Medically reviewed by Donald Lee, DO; Board Certified Family Practice

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/9/2014
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