Crotalidae


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Cro·tal·i·dae

(krō-tal'i-dē),
A family of New World vipers characterized by the presence of a heat-sensitive loreal pit between each eye and nostril, and folding, caniculated, long anterior fangs.
See also: Crotalus.

Crotalidae

/Cro·tal·i·dae/ (kro-tal´ĭ-de) a family of venomous snakes, the pit vipers.

Crotalidae

a family of snakes with movable fangs (Solenoglypha). Includes pit vipers (Bothrops spp.) and rattlesnakes (Crotalus spp.).
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Four vials of crotalidae polyvalent immune fab (ovine) antivenom were administered over one hour.
After Dingo M063 was reassessed, one vial of intravenous Crotalidae Polyvalent Immune Fab (CroFab) was administered.
Crotalidae Polyvalent Immune Fab (Ovine) is an antivenin indicated for the management of patients with North American crotalid envenomation.
2] (equine), crotalidae polyvalent immune Fab (ovine) (North American rattlesnake), and North American coral snake antivenin (equine).