Kalana Maduwage

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  1. doi request reprint Epidemiology and clinical effects of hump-nosed pit viper (Genus: Hypnale) envenoming in Sri Lanka
    Kalana Maduwage
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Toxicon 61:11-5. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Coagulopthy, acute kidney injury and death following Hypnale zara envenoming: the first case report from Sri Lanka
    Kalana Maduwage
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Toxicon 58:641-3. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Parallels between Russell's viper (Daboia russelii) and hump-nosed viper (Hypnale species) bites in the central hills of Sri Lanka amidst the heavy burden of unidentified snake bites
    Keerthi Kularatne
    Teaching Hospital, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 4:564-7. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Epidemiology and clinical effects of hump-nosed pit viper (Genus: Hypnale) envenoming in Sri Lanka
    Kalana Maduwage
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Toxicon 61:11-5. 2013
    ..This study confirms that hump-nosed viper bites cause only minor effects in most cases. Future studies need to undertake formal coagulation studies and identify important early indicators of renal impairment...
  2. doi request reprint Coagulopthy, acute kidney injury and death following Hypnale zara envenoming: the first case report from Sri Lanka
    Kalana Maduwage
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Toxicon 58:641-3. 2011
    ..This report describes an authenticated fatal case of a 47 years old male due to coagulopthy and acute kidney injury following envenoming by H. zara in Sri Lanka...
  3. doi request reprint Parallels between Russell's viper (Daboia russelii) and hump-nosed viper (Hypnale species) bites in the central hills of Sri Lanka amidst the heavy burden of unidentified snake bites
    Keerthi Kularatne
    Teaching Hospital, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 4:564-7. 2011
    ..To describe the epidemiology of snake bite in the region and attempt to compare proven Russell's viper with hump-nosed viper bites...