A recent case of biting the violinist spider had a fatal outcome causing the death of a baby of only 10 months in Acaponeta, Nayarit.
Little Kevin He died after 41 days of fighting for his life. Another recent case is that of a 11-month-old boy in Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas.
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How do you distinguish a violinist pin?
the violinist spider or also known as the spider of the corners to live in dark, small crowded and tidy rooms of the houses.
the chandelier from the corners It is one of the arachnid species brown or gray with a mark on his back in the form of a violin. It has three pairs of eyes that allow you to have your view of 300 degrees. The violinist spider possesses one of the most dangerous and deadly poisons for humans.
The specialist, Manuel Altamirano Tapia, confirms it violinist spider it does not itch, but bites with a jaw that is called chelicera.
Altamirano Tapia indicates that when the pain and swelling in the area of the bite begin to appear and accompanied by blisters, it is necessary to go to the hospital immediately, as the poison begins to flow through the body and if it is not treated Soon it can cause death.
The specialist points that out when one of the corners bites the system immune has changed and organs such as kidneys and liver are rapidly affected. In addition, lung damage occurs and epileptic seizures in children can occur, said elbotiquin.mx.
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Tapia advised that if we notice that a spider bit us, it is best to let the insect know what type it is. Then apply ice to the affected area to slow down the poison in the body and go to the doctor as soon as possible.
What to do to avoid his bite?
The first thing that is recommended is thorough cleaning in the houses and patios, with special emphasis on the rooms, behind the murals, in the cupboards and not to hang the furniture on the walls.
When using a garment that you have been using for a long time, you should carefully check it, remove dirt and debris where this spider might hide.
Do not use nails on the wall to hang your clothes.
Apply insecticide in those areas where the spider might live.
Avoid keeping books, tools and ornaments in dark corners or closed places.
Avoid children playing in areas where wood or stone is stacked.