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Thomas Nicolon

A young snakebite victim is treated at a rural clinic in Guinea. In agricultural areas where infrastructure is poor, getting a victim to a specialised medical facility such as this can be difficult – as can storing anti-venom, most of which requires refrigeration. Most snakebite victims are poor agricultural workers working in remote areas.


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