A 23-year-old female asked:
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my mother was stung by a wasp about a day or two ago. her leg is swelling and in pain. what should she do? please help i'm worried.

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Dr. Thomas Wright
29 years experience Phlebology
See a doctor: The best thing to do is to have her seen by a doctor. He or she will make recommendations after proper evaluation.
Answered on Aug 28, 2018

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