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Table 4 Specific severe venom effects that persisted after FabAV administration

From: Crotaline Fab antivenom appears to be effective in cases of severe North American pit viper envenomation: An integrative review

Publication Patient Identifying Information Persistent Severe Venom Effects Total Vials of FabAV
Cohort Studies (any design)
No cases
Non-Cohort Studies
Camilleri 2005[27] 40-year-old Male Bleeding 32
Fazelat 2008[28] 24-year-old Male Bleeding 26
Gold 2004[29] 38-year-old Male Platelet count < 50,000/mm3 46
Horn 2007[30] 8-year-old Male Compartment syndrome 10 (5 pre-operative)
Odeleye 2004[34] Case 1 Platelet count < 50,000/mm3 22
  Case 2 Platelet count < 50,000/mm3 19
Richardson 2007[36] Case 1 Need for intubation 22
   Neurotoxicity  
  Case 2 Neurotoxicity 10
Wasserberger 2006[38] 46-year-old Male Limb swelling
Limb pain
20