Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Fire Coral Sting Symptoms

Symptoms of coral cuts include:

Coral wounds can become infected. Infection may cause increasing redness, swelling, and worsening pain:

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Last Updated: May 7, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Fire Coral Sting References
  1. Reed KC, Crowell MC, Castro MD, Sloan ML. Skin and soft-tissue infections after injury in the ocean: culture methods and antibiotic therapy for marine bacteria. Mil Med. 1999 Mar;164(3):198-201. [10091493]
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