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Do bee stings cause bruises

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Suggest treatment for allergy caused by a bee sting

I was stung by a bee Thursday evening on the bottom of my right foot. Removed stinger, iced and Benadryl gel after. Went to bed, woke up with flu symptoms including fever . Spent the next day in bed, with ibu's, ice, Benadryl gel. Today, I feel...

What causes rash on upper arms post bee sting?

After being stung by a bee on my left hand I experienced a warm rash on my upper arms. Could this be a result of the bee sting? I am 66 years old, female, and in good health otherwise. ...

What causes severe itching and swelling from bee stings?

I have terrible itching and swelling from bee stings, Need home treatment. don't drive. ...

Got swelling after a bee sting. On phenergen antihistamine. Will it cause any problem to the child?

Hi my son got stung by a bee 48 Hours ago I scaped the sting out and it was fine but by the next day it started swelling and this morning it is even more swollen also today and have noticed a purple patch around the sting this arfternoon. He also...

Suggest treatment for bee sting

My kid is 3 months old. Today morning he was stung by a bee. I have removed the stinger and washed the area with Dettol . The area is red in colour. What medication needs to be given? There is no swelling as of now.
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Do bee stings cause bruises?

I have a bee sting and the redness spread a lot as did the swelling, so a PA gave me a prescription ..., it s bruised. When I touch it, it hurts just as a bruise would. Is this normal? Do I need a different med? ...

Is this normal of having redness and itching on bee sting area?

I was stung by a bee last Thursday behind my left knee. It caused redness, itching swelling ... looks red, alost like a bruise surrounding the site. Still itches a little. Is this normal? ...

What is the treatment for bee sting?

I was stung by a bee (went up my trouser leg) over a week ago it hurt for a while & was swollen then stopped but left a bruise around the area but today I have a very itchy rash & red area around the sting I ...

How to treat bee sting?

I was stung by a bee on the side of my big toe. After a couple of days the area around my toe and top of my foot turned pink with no pain. The area is now purple and it feels bruised when i put ...

Suggest treatment for a bee sting

and used the tobacco from the cigarette and wet it and put it on the bee sting with a bandage. after about ... to bruise. can you help me with why I still have pain and swelling. ...

Should i go to the doctor for a painful bruise caused by a bee sting?

I got stung by a bee on my inner right foit near the ankle. There has been a painful bruise like there about 3 inches. Is this normal or should i go to the doctor. This happened 4days ago. It seems ...

Suggest treatment for swollen bee sting

& actually bruised & at times i feel numbness is that normal ? ...

Can bee sting cause blood clot?

upper calf muscle just under my knee. Could I have a blood clot from the bee sting? How should I treat ...

What causes chill after bee sting?

I was stung by a bee on the sole of my feet. I took out the stinger immediately and all was well until about 12 hours later. I developed chills. I thought it was flu. I took some panadol and went to sleep. This morning, I felt better. There were...

Does a bee sting cause jaw lock?

Can a bee sting cause lockjaw? My wife was stung approx. 2 hrs ago on her thigh. She has never been stung before. There is no sign of swelling other then a small red spot where the sting occurred, her jaw ...
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Should a bee sting on a foot turn purple?
eventually as all the blood clots break down and the bruise starts healing, it will turn a bit purplish. Warm compresses and soaking your feet in hot water mixed with epsom salt will help.
i was stung by a bee in the elbow and now it feels really sore like its bruised. im not allergic so is this normal? and its been 24 hrs and it still hurts.
Hi Thanks for your query with HCM, Usually, bee sting contains little poison like substance which causes allergy and irritation with swelling. You can visit your physician for symptomatic relief. Hope my answer would be helpful.
Can a bug bite/bee sting cause cellulitis in the hand.
Hi Chris ! Yes. A bee/bug bite can definitely give rise to cellulitis of the hand, which means inflammation of the tissues in hand causing swelling and pain. The basic treatment is to keep the hand raised either by a sling or over pillows, and go for some anti inflammatory, an anti allergic with an option for antibiotic advised by your doctor if no relief. Take care so that it does not form absces
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