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Sting from Man-O-War Evaluation
Tests are usually not necessary to make the diagnosis of jellyfish stings.
Tests that may be used to evaluate an infected jellyfish sting include:
- Bacterial cultures:
- Of fluid from a skin infection
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PubMed Sting from Man-O-War References
- Nimorakiotakis B, Winkel KD. Marine envenomations. Part 1--Jellyfish. Aust Fam Physician. 2003 Dec;32(12):969-74.