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Image Number 1030 (Snake's bite)


Diagnosis: Snake's bite

Site: Thigh

Sex: F

Age: 30

Type: Clinical

Description: Two necrotic superficial ulcers surrounded by maculopapular rash.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


This lady presented with an erythematous rash on her thigh of many hours duration. She has been bitten by a snake. On examination, a diffuse, erythematous, maculopapular rash was seen on the thigh surrounding two necrotic shallow purpuric ulcers caused by the snake fangs’ bite.

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