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How long does a honey bee sting last for? 2 days? 4 days? More?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Intense pain

Starts to dissipate in minutes ; by a couple hours the pain intensity is markedly reduced.
Pain goes from sharp to dull and is usually resolved within 3 days or so.

In brief: Intense pain

Starts to dissipate in minutes ; by a couple hours the pain intensity is markedly reduced.
Pain goes from sharp to dull and is usually resolved within 3 days or so.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
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In brief: 2-4days

Swelling of the bee sting may not last long.

In brief: 2-4days

Swelling of the bee sting may not last long.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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