Vidal Haddad Junior

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Envenomation by a benthic Hydrozoa (Cnidaria): the case of Nemalecium lighti (Haleciidae)
    Antonio Carlos Marques
    Departamento de Zoologia, Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade de Sao Paulo, CP 11461, 05422 970, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Toxicon 40:213-5. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Description of an injury in a human caused by a false tocandira (Dinoponera gigantea, Perty, 1833) with a revision on folkloric, pharmacological and clinical aspects of the giant ants of the genera Paraponera and Dinoponera (sub-family Ponerinae)
    Vidal Haddad Junior
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 47:235-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The spiny dogfish (Squalus cubensis/megalops group): the envenoming of a fisherman, with taxonomic and toxinological comments on the Squalus genus
    Vidal Haddad
    School of Medicine, Sao Paulo State University, Bottucatu, SP, Brazil
    Toxicon 46:828-30. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Marine catfish sting causing fatal heart perforation in a fisherman
    Vidal Haddad
    Department of Dermatology, Botucatu Medical School and Vital Brazil Hospital, Butantan Institute, Sao Paulo State, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 19:114-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Observation of initial clinical manifestations and repercussions from the treatment of 314 human injuries caused by black sea urchins (Echinometra lucunter) on the southeastern Brazilian coast
    Vidal Haddad Junior
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 45:390-2. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Trauma and envenoming caused by stingrays and other fish in a fishing community in Pontal do Paranapanema, state of São Paulo, Brazil: epidemiology, clinical aspects, and therapeutic and preventive measures
    Vidal Haddad Jr
    Departamento de Dermatologia e Radioterapia, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 45:238-42. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Venomous mollusks: the risks of human accidents by conus snails (gastropoda: conidae) in Brazil
    Vidal Haddad
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 39:498-500. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Acute neuromuscular manifestations in a patient associated with ingesting octopus (Octopus sp.)
    Vidal Haddad
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 49:59-61. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Tegu (teiu) bite: report of human injury caused by a Teiidae lizard
    Vidal Haddad
    Department of Dermatology and Department of Zoology, Botucatu Medical School and Biosciences Institute, Sao Paulo State University, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 19:111-3. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Report of a human accident caused by Conus regius (Gastropoda, Conidae)
    Vidal Haddad
    Botucatu School of Medicine, Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 42:446-8. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Envenomation by a benthic Hydrozoa (Cnidaria): the case of Nemalecium lighti (Haleciidae)
    Antonio Carlos Marques
    Departamento de Zoologia, Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade de Sao Paulo, CP 11461, 05422 970, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Toxicon 40:213-5. 2002
    ..Both contacts produced erythematous and highly pruriginous papules in exposed areas of the body. The signs and symptoms persisted for a week and healed without sequellae...
  2. ncbi request reprint Description of an injury in a human caused by a false tocandira (Dinoponera gigantea, Perty, 1833) with a revision on folkloric, pharmacological and clinical aspects of the giant ants of the genera Paraponera and Dinoponera (sub-family Ponerinae)
    Vidal Haddad Junior
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 47:235-8. 2005
    ..The authors still present the folkloric, pharmacological and clinical aspects related to the tocandiras stings, a very interesting family of ants, which presents the largest and more venomous ants of the world...
  3. ncbi request reprint The spiny dogfish (Squalus cubensis/megalops group): the envenoming of a fisherman, with taxonomic and toxinological comments on the Squalus genus
    Vidal Haddad
    School of Medicine, Sao Paulo State University, Bottucatu, SP, Brazil
    Toxicon 46:828-30. 2005
    ..A detailed taxonomic and toxinological study on the Squalus genus is important and would complement other work on these fish, especially as stings in humans are very rare and not fully understood...
  4. doi request reprint Marine catfish sting causing fatal heart perforation in a fisherman
    Vidal Haddad
    Department of Dermatology, Botucatu Medical School and Vital Brazil Hospital, Butantan Institute, Sao Paulo State, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 19:114-8. 2008
    ..Most injuries are to the hands of victims, commonly fishermen. We report the death of a fisherman caused by myocardial perforation from a catfish sting. To our knowledge, this is the first such description in the medical literature...
  5. ncbi request reprint Observation of initial clinical manifestations and repercussions from the treatment of 314 human injuries caused by black sea urchins (Echinometra lucunter) on the southeastern Brazilian coast
    Vidal Haddad Junior
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 45:390-2. 2012
    ..Injuries caused by sea urchins are the most common caused by marine animals in humans in Brazil, with the black sea urchin (Echinometra lucunter) causing the most injuries to bathers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Trauma and envenoming caused by stingrays and other fish in a fishing community in Pontal do Paranapanema, state of São Paulo, Brazil: epidemiology, clinical aspects, and therapeutic and preventive measures
    Vidal Haddad Jr
    Departamento de Dermatologia e Radioterapia, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 45:238-42. 2012
    ..Accidents caused by fish are common in inland fishing communities in Brazil, being work-related injuries in the majority of cases. These populations have no information on the mechanisms of trauma or envenoming...
  7. ncbi request reprint Venomous mollusks: the risks of human accidents by conus snails (gastropoda: conidae) in Brazil
    Vidal Haddad
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 39:498-500. 2006
    ..No reported envenomation has occurred in Brazil, but certain populations are at risk of accidents...
  8. ncbi request reprint Acute neuromuscular manifestations in a patient associated with ingesting octopus (Octopus sp.)
    Vidal Haddad
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 49:59-61. 2007
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  9. doi request reprint Tegu (teiu) bite: report of human injury caused by a Teiidae lizard
    Vidal Haddad
    Department of Dermatology and Department of Zoology, Botucatu Medical School and Biosciences Institute, Sao Paulo State University, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 19:111-3. 2008
    ..He was treated with conservative wound care and prophylactic antibiotics. He developed no evidence of secondary infection and underwent delayed skin grafting...
  10. ncbi request reprint Report of a human accident caused by Conus regius (Gastropoda, Conidae)
    Vidal Haddad
    Botucatu School of Medicine, Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 42:446-8. 2009
    ..It consisted a puncture in the right hand of a diver who presented paresthesia and movement difficulty in the whole limb. The manifestations disappeared after around twelve hours, without sequelae...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Identification of acute diseases caused by animals and plants in wild environments: contribution to dermatologic practice]
    Vidal Haddad Junior
    Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    An Bras Dermatol 84:343-8. 2009
    ..As a result, some poorly known dermatitis may present in private and dermatological clinics, especially early in the week and at the end of vacation periods...
  12. doi request reprint Attack upon a bather by a swordfish: a case report
    Vidal Haddad
    Department of Dermatology and Radiotherapy, Sao Paulo State University, Caixa Postal 557, Botucatu, Sao Paulo 18618 000, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 20:344-6. 2009
    ..The victim made a full recovery after field management and conservative care. The potential factors leading to this most unusual attack are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Triplaria tree (Triplaris spp) and Pseudomyrmex ants: a symbiotic relationship with risks of attack for humans
    Vidal Haddad Junior
    Botucatu School of Medicine, Sao Paulo State University, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 42:727-9. 2009
    ..The ants naturally live in these trees and their stings cause intense pain and discrete to moderate local inflammation. The problem is common in some Brazilian regions and can be prevented by identifying the trees...
  14. ncbi request reprint Skin lesions in envenoming by cnidarians (Portuguese man-of-war and jellyfish): etiology and severity of accidents on the Brazilian coast
    Vidal Haddad Junior
    Botucatu School of Medicine, Sao Paulo State University, SP, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 52:47-50. 2010
    ..In such cases, medical attention, including intensive care, is important, as the systemic manifestations can be associated with death...
  15. doi request reprint Bites caused by giant water bugs belonging to Belostomatidae family (Hemiptera, Heteroptera) in humans: a report of seven cases
    Vidal Haddad
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu UNESP, Univ Estadual Paulista and Hospital Vital Brazil, Instituto Butantan, Pós Graduação em Zoologia, Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 21:130-3. 2010
    ..There are no specific treatment modalities known to be effective, making prevention an important strategy...
  16. doi request reprint A fatal attack on a child by a black caiman (Melanosuchus niger)
    Vidal Haddad
    Botucatu School of Medicine UNESP, University Estadual Paulista and Postgraduation Program in Zoology, Biosciences Institute, University Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo State, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:62-4. 2011
    ..We describe a fatal attack by a black caiman (Melanosuchus niger) on an 11-year-old child with comments on the reptile's aggression mechanisms and the conditions under which this kind of incident takes place in the Amazon region...
  17. ncbi request reprint Frequency and gravity of human envenomations caused by marine catfish (suborder siluroidei): a clinical and epidemiological study
    Vidal Haddad
    Departamento de Dermatologia, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Caixa Postal 557, 18618 000 Botucatu, Sao Paulo State, Brazil
    Toxicon 47:838-43. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to provide data for, and comment on, the epidemiological and clinical problems caused by marine catfish...
  18. ncbi request reprint Freshwater stingrays: study of epidemiologic, clinic and therapeutic aspects based on 84 envenomings in humans and some enzymatic activities of the venom
    Vidal Haddad
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Department de Dermatologia, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Caixa Postal 557, Botucatu, Sao Paulo 18618 000, Brazil
    Toxicon 43:287-94. 2004
    ..falkneri venom extract. Our results demonstrated that the presence of these enzymes could explain partially the local clinical pictures presented by patients wounded by freshwater stingray...
  19. ncbi request reprint Piranha attacks on humans in southeast Brazil: epidemiology, natural history, and clinical treatment, with description of a bite outbreak
    Vidal Haddad
    Department of Dermatology, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 14:249-54. 2003
    ..This article focuses on the epidemiological and clinical aspects of the injuries, as well as on piranha biology, to gain a better understanding of the natural history of bite outbreaks...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Aquatic animals of medical importance in Brazil]
    Vidal Haddad Junior
    Hospital Vital Brazil, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, SP
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 36:591-7. 2003
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  21. ncbi request reprint Piranha attacks in dammed streams used for human recreation in the State of São Paulo, Brazil
    Vidal Haddad Jr
    Botucatu Medical School, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 43:596-8. 2010
    ..Placement of fine mesh nets and removal of aquatic vegetation stopped the attacks...
  22. ncbi request reprint Injuries caused by scorpionfishes (Scorpaena plumieri Bloch, 1789 and Scorpaena brasiliensis Cuvier, 1829) in the Southwestern Atlantic Ocean (Brazilian coast): epidemiologic, clinic and therapeutic aspects of 23 stings in humans
    Vidal Haddad
    Departamento de Dermatologia, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Caixa Postal 557, Boyucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Toxicon 42:79-83. 2003
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Localized lymphatic sporotrichosis after fish-induced injury (Tilapia sp.)
    V Júnior Haddad
    Department of Dermatology and Radiotherapy, Faculdade de Medicina of Universidade Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Med Mycol 40:425-7. 2002
    ..The lesions resolved after oral treatment with potassium iodide. Sporotrichosis is a common subcutaneous mycosis in Brazil, and there is a previous report in the literature of this disease being acquired via trauma involving fish spines...
  24. ncbi request reprint The spiny dogfish ('cação-bagre'): description of an envenoming in a fisherman, with taxonomic and toxinologic comments on the Squalus gender
    Vidal Haddad
    Departamento de Dermatologia, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Caixa Postal 557, 18618 000 Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Toxicon 46:108-10. 2005
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint A fatal attack caused by a lowland tapir (Tapirus terrestris) in southeastern Brazil
    Vidal Haddad
    From the Botucatu Medical School, Universidade Estadual Paulista and Butantan Institute, Sao Paulo State, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 16:97-100. 2005
    ..This is the first report of a tapir incident resulting in death and is of interest because of the severity of the contusions and lacerations caused by the provoked animal...
  26. ncbi request reprint Skin lesions caused by stink bugs (Insecta: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae): first report of dermatological injuries in humans
    Vidal Haddad
    Hospital Vital Brazil, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 13:48-50. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint The venomous toadfish Thalassophryne nattereri (niquim or miquim): report of 43 injuries provoked in fishermen of Salinópolis (Pará State) and Aracaju (Sergipe State), Brazil
    Vidal Haddad Junior
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 45:221-3. 2003
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Seabather's eruption: a clinical and epidemiological study of 38 cases in Santa Catarina State, Brazil
    André Luiz Rossetto
    School of Medicine, Vale do Itajaí University, Itajai, SC, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 51:169-75. 2009
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparative study on extracts from the tissue covering the stingers of freshwater (Potamotrygon falkneri) and marine (Dasyatis guttata) stingrays
    Katia C Barbaro
    Laboratory of Immunopathology, Butantan Institute, Av Vital Brazil 1500, 05503 900 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Toxicon 50:676-87. 2007
    ..Our experimental observations suggest that P. falkneri tissue extract is more toxic than D. guttata tissue extract. These results may explain why injuries caused by freshwater stingrays are more severe in human accidents...
  30. ncbi request reprint Puncture wounds by driftwood catfish during bucket baths: local habits of riverside people and fish natural history in the Amazon
    Ivan Sazima
    Natural History Museum, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Wilderness Environ Med 16:204-8. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Morphological characterization of the venom secretory epidermal cells in the stinger of marine and freshwater stingrays
    Cátia M Pedroso
    Laboratorio de Biologia Celular, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Toxicon 50:688-97. 2007
    ..These differences between the stingers of the two groups can justify the more severe envenomation accidents with the freshwater species when compared with the marine species...
  32. ncbi request reprint Envenoming caused by a Portuguese man-o'-war (Physalia physalis) manifesting as purpuric papules
    Yamin José Risk
    Vital Brazil Hospital, Butantan Institute, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    An Bras Dermatol 87:644-5. 2012
    ..Late-onset reactions in accidents involving cnidarians commonly include chronic eruptions and local pigmentation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Sea urchin granuloma
    André Luiz Rossetto
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade do Vale do Itajai, Itajai, SC, and Hospital Vital Brazil, Instituto Butantan, SP, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 48:303-6. 2006
    ..The authors report a typical case of sea urchin granuloma in a fisherman and its therapeutic implications...
  34. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of pathogenic fungi occurrence in traumatogenic structures of freshwater fish
    Fabio Caetano Oliveira Leme
    Departamento de Dermatologia e Radioterapia, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 44:182-5. 2011
    ..Fungal infections in human skin, such as sporotrichosis, can occur after fish induced trauma. This work aimed to identify fungi in freshwater fish that are pathogenic to humans...
  35. doi request reprint Systemic response induced by Scorpaena plumieri fish venom initiates acute lung injury in mice
    Douglas Boletini-Santos
    Special Laboratory of Applied Toxinology CAT CEPID, Butantan Institute, Avenue Vital Brazil, 1500, Butantan, 05503 009 Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Toxicon 51:585-96. 2008
    ..These findings provide clear evidence that the injection of S. plumieri venom in footpad or peritoneal cavity of mice results in venom deposition in the airway and initiates a sustained inflammatory response in the lungs...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Work-related accidents in traditional fishermen from the Medium Araguaia River region, Tocantins, Brazil]
    Domingos Garrone Neto
    Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 21:795-803. 2005
    ..Injuries inflicted by aquatic animals were the main form of accidents (about 86.0%). From these results, it is apparent that accidents from aquatic animals are an important health hazard, in some cases causing temporary work incapacity...
  37. ncbi request reprint A report of 49 cases of cnidarian envenoming from southeastern Brazilian coastal waters
    Vidal Haddad
    Departamento de Dermatologia, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Caixa Postal 557, 18618 000 Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Toxicon 40:1445-50. 2002
    ..There are a few reports on accidents caused by jellyfish, in this country, and scarce clinical or epidemiological data are available up to the present moment...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Seabathers eruption: report of the six cases in southern Brazil]
    André Luiz Rossetto
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade do Vale do Itajai, Itajai, SC, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 40:78-81. 2007
    ..The present authors report the six cases observed in southern Brazil (State of Santa Catarina), with a description of the typical clinical aspects and an investigation linking the cases to Linuche unguiculata in the local seawater...
  39. doi request reprint Tropical dermatology: marine and aquatic dermatology
    Vidal Haddad
    Department of Dermatology at Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Vital Brazil Hospital, Instituto Butantan and Marine School of Biology, Sao Paulo State, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:733-50; quiz 751-2. 2009
    ..treat the cutaneous manifestations of marine/aquatic injuries, and help prevent marine/aquatic injuries...
  40. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of the topical effectiveness of the Andiroba oil (Carapa guianensis) and DEET 50% as repellent for Aedes sp
    Hélio Amante Miot
    Departamento de Dermatologia e Radioterapia, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo State, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 46:253-6. 2004
    ..001 Wilcoxon). Our conclusion is that this study demonstrated that the pure Andiroba oil presents discreet repellent effect against bite of Aedes sp., being significantly inferior to DEET 50%...
  41. ncbi request reprint [Description of an outbreak of lepidopterism (dermatitis associated with contact with moths) among sailors in Salvador, State of Bahia]
    Shirlei Cristina Moreira
    Fundacao Nacional de Saude, Salvador, BA
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 40:591-3. 2007
    ..This unusual type of dermatitis is caused by the bristles (flechettes) on the moths' bodies. Reporting on such cases serves to warn about possible similar situations...
  42. ncbi request reprint Pustular dermatosis caused by fire ant (Solenopsis invicta) stings in a dog
    Lissandro G Conceição
    Departamento de Veterinaria, Universidade Federal de Vicosa, Vicosa, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Vet Dermatol 17:453-5. 2006
    ..An extensive area of collagen degeneration was also observed below the epidermal pustule. These clinical and histopathological findings are remarkable similar to those observed in fire ant stings in humans...