Please log in using your Derm101 Email/Username and Password to access the site.

Click here to Login | Subscribe to Derm101 Today!

Page Excerpt:

Treatment Local toxic reactions Initial therapy First-line therapy: Remove all embedded stingers (if present) as promptly as possible, as venom continues to be injected after the stinger is detached from the insect. Do not squeeze or pick up the stinger with fingers; instead, scrape laterally with a blade or use fine tweezers. Apply ice (not […]