Bleeding due to a medicinal leech bite


İKİZCELİ İ., Avsarogullari L., Sozuer E., Yurumez Y., Akdur O.

EMERGENCY MEDICINE JOURNAL, cilt.22, ss.458-460, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1136/emj.2003.013847
  • Dergi Adı: EMERGENCY MEDICINE JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.458-460

Özet

This paper reports a case of prolonged bleeding following application of leeches to treat chronic pain. The paper discusses the characteristics of the wounds and possible complication of prolonged bleeding following medicinal leech application. The principles of treatment are also described.