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Do bee stings cause bruises

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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. ...
 

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.
 

Can chlorpheniramine be taken for a bee sting?

Several years ago, knowing that I could not take meds with red XXXXXXX I took Benadryl XXXXXXX free for a mosquito bite that swelled more than typical. My skin swelled and turned almost purple, which I believe to be an allergic reaction to the...
 

Can Amoxicillin be used for a bee sting reation?

Should I use Amoxicillin for a bee sting reaction? ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

What medication is suggested for bee sting on arms?

a person just stopped by and asked what was on his arm. it looks like one big giant bee sting which ... could see where he could have been bitten. Any idea on what possible causes this could be? ...
 

What causes soreness in arms and legs caused by bee stings?

My coworker was stung over 20 times by a wasp/ bee while dealing with removing a tree from her house. Her upper arms have just the sores? Which I have never seen before from stings and her legs have the sores plus circular brousing around the...
 

What causes numbness and swelling in toes after a bee sting?

I was stung by a bee yesterday, actually I guess I stepped on it, but after I got the stinger out the pain was excruciating and later that night my toe swelled and went numb.. When I woke up this morning the toe along with the one next to it are...
 

Is there cause for worry for bee sting hardened lump on neck?

but it is not painful. Can I assume that the pea sized lump gets bigger when or if there is an infection, such as a bee sting as I received yesterday? Or should I be more concerned and go to the doctors? Your guidance would ...
 

What causes vomiting and stomach cramps after a bee sting?

I was stung by a wasp 4 days ago. After using 2 epi pens my mouth and throat swelling subsided. Since then I have been having flu type symptoms. Vomiting, stomach cramping, headache, muscle and joint aches. Just a general feeling of being ill. Is...
 

What causes sneezing and headache after a bee sting?

Hello, I was stung by a bee yesterday afternoon and felt neuceous (sp) and woozy. All of a sudden my nose started filling with mucous and I haven t stopped sneezing. I also have a headache and feel chills. Is this because of the sting? I haven t...
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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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