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Can A Bee Sting On The Finger Cause Swollen Eyes After 2 Days
My son got a bee sting on his finger & now his hand is severely swollen. He's had antihistamines & icepacks but 24hrs later the swelling is still bad.
Stick it out: This is not an allergic reaction. You're having a significant toxic reaction to the sting, but it will go away. The only other thing to watch for is redness or pus; if the area becomes hot and red, and the area of redness keeps growing, you may have an infection of the skin, since the stinger usually pushes bacteria into the skin during the sting. You need to see your doctor and start antibiotics. ...Read more
I received 5 bee stings in head area. My left eye continues to swell at night 6 days later. What should I do?
See doctor?: If the eye swelling is obscuring your vision or bothersome to you cosmetically, ask your doctor for a Rx (steroid). Have you tried antihistamine yet? If not, it 's worth a try. If the stings are truly from the bees, i would expect the problem to resolve in another week. The unusual feature is that the lid only swells at night and thus there may be possibly another cause for it. ...Read more
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I got a bee sting and it was swollen for a week and it was very itchy, could i be allergic to bee stings?
Management: Your symptoms indicate a mild allergic reaction. If stung again, you may develop a similar or worse reaction. I have attached a link for more information: http://www.webmd.com/allergies/guide/insect-stings For mild itchiness, an anti histamine is usually part of the management. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Should I go to urgent care for bee sting? It has 20 hrs and it is still swollen . The pain is replaced with extreme itchiness
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