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describe the features of a bee sting.?

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Dr. Francine Yep
31 years experience Family Medicine
Ouch!: A bee sting can hurt and swell. Be sure to remove the stinger. Apply ice. Take an allergy pill.
Answered on Aug 31, 2019
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Bee stings: Most often a bee sting causes localized pain, swelling, itching & redness of site. There can be continued swelling with nausea or vomiting. Allergic symptoms can include wheezing, chest, tightness, coughing, shortness of breath, throat tightness, slurring of speech, hoarseness, difficulty swallowing, feeling weak, fainting, mental confusion, hives or swelling of lips, tongue, mouth or throat.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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