Bites  Stings; Poisons

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Poison = Toxin = Venom. . Reaction depends on three things:. Type of poison,toxin or venomTime lapse before onset of signs

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Bites Stings; Poisons

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1. Bites & Stings; Poisons/Toxins; Near Drownings EMT 100

2. Poison = Toxin = Venom

3. Reaction depends on three things: Type of poison,toxin or venom Time lapse before onset of signs & symptoms Size of person in relation to amount of poison

4. Bites and Stings: Immediate = reaction which may include anaphylaxis Long term = infection

5. Bees, Wasps, Hornets, and Yellow Jackets

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