The circumstances surrounding a bite by a swamp rattlesnake on the finger of the author are recorded. The symptoms and the treatment are described, and the possibility that other field workers might be bitten is discussed.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
©1960 Iowa Academy of Science, Inc.
Dodge, Christopher H. and Folk, G. Edgar Jr.
"A Case of Rattlesnake Poisoning in Iowa With a Description of Early Symptoms,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 67(1), 622-624.
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