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    Infectious Disease Prevention Section
    Mail Code: 1927
    PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street, Suite G401
    Austin, TX 78714

    Phone: (512) 776-7676
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Bites Venom
(Animal Bites, Venomous Bites)

This Bites

A guide to the treatment of victims envenomed by snakes and spiders.
The information presented here is intended to be applied to victims envenomed by snakes and spiders native to Texas. While some of this information may also be applicaple to venomous species elsewhere in the world, it is advisable to check with local health authorities in your location for proper treatment procedures.
Last updated March 5, 2021