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  1. Surgical hazards posed by marine and freshwater animals in Florida.

    Article - En anglais

    Marine of freshwater animals can cause injury to humans by biting, stinging, being poisonous to eat, and causing infections.

    Biting aquatic animals in Florida include sharks, barracudas, alligators, and moray eels.

    Devitalized tissue should be debrided, and vascular, neurologic, and tendinous injuries should be repaired.

    Radiographs should be obtained to examine the injury sit for fractures and retained foreign bodies (teeth).

    The spines of stingrays and marine catfish can cause soft tissue injury and infection.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Animal, Milieu aquatique, Danger santé, Homme, Epidémiologie, Floride, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Animal, Aquatic environment, Health hazards, Human, Epidemiology, Florida, United States, North America, America

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0495399

    Code Inist : 002B30A02A. Création : 199501.