Opisthotonos

Etiology

Drug

Toxin

  • Scorpion Sting (see Scorpion Sting, [[Scorpion Sting]])
    • Centuroides Exilicauda (Sculpuratus)
    • Centuroides Suffusus
  • Strychnine Intoxication (see Strychnine, [[Strychnine]])
  • Tetanus (see Tetanus, [[Tetanus]])

Clinical Manifestations

  • Painful Muscle Contraction with Arching of the Back

References

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