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Wilderness: Sea Snake Bite (cont.)

When to Seek Medical Assistance

Seek immediate medical care regardless of the circumstances due to the inability to predict if a true bite occurred.

Sea Snake Pictures

Sea snake.
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Sea snake.
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Medically reviewed by Martin E Zipser, MD; American Board of Surgery


Auerbach, P. Wilderness Medicine. Chapter 81. 6th ed. United States: Mosby, 2011.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/12/2015
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