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==Types==
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==Background==
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{{Marine envenomation DDX}}
 
{{Marine envenomation DDX}}
  
[[File:Dasyatis pastinaca01.jpg|thumb|Common stingray (''Dasyatis pastinaca'')]]
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===Visual diagnosis of causative organisms===
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<gallery mode="packed">
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File:Dasyatis pastinaca01.jpg|Common [[stingray]]
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File:Oysters of the day 01.jpg|[[Neurotoxic shellfish poisoning|Shellfish ingestion]]
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File:Textile cone.jpg|frameless|right|[[Cone shell envenomation|Cone shell]]
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File:Lionfish.jpg|[[Lionfish envenomation|Lion fish]]
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File:Stone Fish at AQWA SMC2006.jpg|[[Stonefish]]
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File:Phylum porifera.jpg|[[Sponges]]
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File:Avispa marina cropped.png|[[Box jellyfish]]
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File:Lithothamnion sp..jpg|[[Coral reef]]
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File:Portuguese Man-O-War (Physalia physalis).jpg|[[Portuguese Man-O-War]]
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File:Actiniaria.jpg|[[Sea anemones]]
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</gallery>
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==Clinical Features==
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===Visual diagnosis of disese patterns===
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<gallery mode="packed">
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File:Stingray injury.jpg|[[Stingray injury]]
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File:PMC4373524 40409 2015 7 Fig6 HTML.png|[[Lionfish envenomation]]
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File:PMC4862076 12995 2016 112 Fig1 HTML.png|[[Stonefish envenomation]]
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File:PMC3760923 abd-88-0496-g06.png|[[Seabather's eruption]]
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</gallery>
  
 
==Differential Diagnosis==
 
==Differential Diagnosis==
 
{{Water related injuries DDX}}
 
{{Water related injuries DDX}}
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{{Bites and stings DDX}}
  
{{Bites and stings DDX}}
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==Evaluation==
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*See specific injury type
  
 
==Management==
 
==Management==
*Consider a [[fluoroquinolone]] (for [[Vibrio vulnificus]] coverage)
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*See specific injury type
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==Disposition==
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*See specific injury type
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==
*[[Envenomations]]
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*[[Envenomations, bites and stings]]
 
*[[Water-related injuries]]
 
*[[Water-related injuries]]
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==External Links==
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==References==
 
==References==
*Auerbach PS. Marine envenomations. N Engl J Med. 1991.
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<references/>
  
[[Category:Toxicology]][[category:Environmental]]
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[[Category:Toxicology]]
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[[category:Environmental]]

Latest revision as of 20:34, 11 March 2021

Background

Marine toxins, envenomations, and bites

Visual diagnosis of causative organisms

Clinical Features

Visual diagnosis of disese patterns

Differential Diagnosis

Water-related injuries

Envenomations, bites and stings

Evaluation

  • See specific injury type

Management

  • See specific injury type

Disposition

  • See specific injury type

See Also

External Links

References