Periódicos Brasileiros em Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia

Scorpion envenomation in pygmies from Democratic Republic of Congo, the example of Pelenge Center, Lomela, DRC

Biezakala Mudiandambu, EOdio Wobin, TKabele Ngiefu, CTati Kinkela, RMbanzulu Makola, K

In a survey among the pygmies of central Democratic Republic of Congo, the incidence of scorpion stings seemed very high with a severity greater than expected. Species responsible were not identified. Specific studies are needed to clarify the risk emerging in the equatorial African forest.

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