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Can wasp sting to cause infection?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Secondary

There are cases of secondary infection.
In that situation would seek medical attention.

In brief: Secondary

There are cases of secondary infection.
In that situation would seek medical attention.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Brian Novick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Not usually

A sting might cause a local infection if the area wasn't cleaned well soon after the sting and was later frequently scratched.

In brief: Not usually

A sting might cause a local infection if the area wasn't cleaned well soon after the sting and was later frequently scratched.
Dr. Brian Novick
Dr. Brian Novick
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