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What's a hornet, allergy ?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: A hornet is a wasp

(not a bee). Some people can have serious allergic reactions to their sting.
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.

In brief: A hornet is a wasp

(not a bee). Some people can have serious allergic reactions to their sting.
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.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Andrew Murphy
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Bee Allergy

Hornet is one of the bees that sting and cause allergy symptoms.
Other bees include: honey bee, wasp, yellow jacket, white faced and yellow faced hornet.

In brief: Bee Allergy

Hornet is one of the bees that sting and cause allergy symptoms.
Other bees include: honey bee, wasp, yellow jacket, white faced and yellow faced hornet.
Dr. Andrew Murphy
Dr. Andrew Murphy
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