A 49-year-old member asked:
When to go to the er with a wasp sting?
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Dermatology 19 years experience
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Psychiatry 25 years experience
For significant : Allergic symptoms or signs of secondary infection. Sting symptoms may include pain, itching, swelling, redness ; tenderness of the affected area. Severe allergic reactions may present with swelling of tongue, mouth, lips or throat; difficulty swallowing ; breathing, wheezing, tightness of the chest, hives, generalized weakness, confusion ; slurring of speech.** don't forget tetanus status either.
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Last updated Sep 15, 2019
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