In Yaroslavl, a woman paralyzed for lack of the serum against the snake venom

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In Yaroslavl pensioner ended up in hospital with a stroke due to the fact that she was not able to help with a snakebite. So says the side of the victim. But physicians say that the woman received the necessary assistance, reports the correspondent of “MIR 24” Alexei Liquid.

Three weeks Galina Bogatyreva confined to a hospital bed paralyzed his left side after a stroke. As said the pensioner, in the country she was bitten by a poisonous snake. The woman turned for help to a neighbor.

“She said my snake was bitten. And she showed up,” says neighbor Oksana Petrova.

Called in an ambulance. It proposed to wait until you find out which hospital has the antidote. Such injections do only in stationary conditions.

“A very long time, they found out which hospital has the serum. And in the end, the serum was not in any hospital, as they were called, was not anywhere. I said, I’m still taking her to the hospital, warn,” – says Oksana.

At the hospital as Galina Bogatyreva has deteriorated sharply. Woman sent to intensive care.

“I learned that the cerebral hemorrhage, stroke, is unconscious, on the verge of a coma,” says the woman’s son Ilya Bogatyrev.

The local Department of health explains that anti-typhoid serum in the hospital, where they brought the pensioner, do not. But she was able to deliver from other medical institutions of the city for four hours. This is the time when you need to enter the antidote.

“If a medical organization for some reason has no whey (this situation sometimes happens when you buy it), it will be delivered from another nearby hospital. A four-hour accessibility is always provided. In Yaroslavl in a large district hospitals serum is always there,” – said the Deputy Director of the Department of health and pharmacy of Yaroslavl region Sergey Davletov.

Doctors explain: shot bite the woman did not do that, because no bite was not, and necessary medical care provided to the pensioner.

Bite, characterized by two wounds from the serpent’s teeth, which is characterized by thrombosis, lower blood pressure, intoxication, depression of vital functions, – says Davletov.

Maybe got stung by a bumblebee, doctors say. And the stroke on the background of chronic sores and stress. Whose diagnosis rather doctors or the most injured, will now be decided by the investigators.