Bee, Wasp or Hornet Stings Evaluation
Most bee, wasp or hornet stings can be treated at home. An evaluation of a sting reaction begins with a medical history and physical examination.
Physical findings in a person with a reaction to a sting may include:
- Hives reactions
- Low blood pressure
- Rapid respiratory rate
- Pain at the site of the sting
- Swelling at site of sting
- Localized swelling reactions
Those who develop an allergy to the venom may require allergy testing.
Continue to Bee, Wasp or Hornet Stings Treatment
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