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What does a bee sting do to someone who is allergic?
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Dr. Brian Novick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: Histamine release
If you are allergic to bees, when you are stung their venom is injected into your bloodstream..
..Then your body reacts by releasing histamine and other chemicals...This causes the allergic reaction.

In brief: Histamine release
If you are allergic to bees, when you are stung their venom is injected into your bloodstream..
..Then your body reacts by releasing histamine and other chemicals...This causes the allergic reaction.
Dr. Brian Novick
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