Does snake envenoming cause chronic kidney disease? A cohort study in rural Sri Lanka

Subodha Waiddyanatha, Anjana Silva, Kosala Weerakoon, Sisira Siribaddana & Geoffrey K. Isbister
There is limited information on the risk of chronic kidney disease (CKD) following snakebite and its relationship with chronic interstitial nephritis in agricultural communities (CINAC). We aimed to investigate CKD in patients with a confirmed snakebite in rural Sri Lanka. Patients prospectively recruited to the Anuradhapura snakebite cohort with authenticated bites were followed up. Two groups of patients were followed up: 199 patients in group I with a snakebite (August 2013–October 2014), reviewed after 4...
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