Insect Stings or Bites

  • M. Eric Gershwin
  • Edwin L. Klingelhofer
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Abstract

Allergic or hypersensitive reactions to insect stings or bites are fairly common; just how common nobody knows. Individuals showing moderate to severe reactions to or developing secondary infections to stings or bites are among the more frequently seen patients in the doctor’s office or clinic.

Keywords

None None Home Treatment Lawn Mowing Stinging Insect Clean Wound 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Eric Gershwin
    • 1
  • Edwin L. Klingelhofer
    • 2
  1. 1.University of California Medical SchoolDavisUSA
  2. 2.California State UniversitySacramentoUSA

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