[Allergy to Hymenoptera. Incidence and degree of public knowledge].


The prevalence of systemic reactions to hymenoptera stings in adults is unknown. To elucidate this point we interviewed 2.067 persons aged from 20 to 60 years who attended a medical screening centre. We asked them whether they had ever experienced a reaction this kind, what they knew about it and what they did, and we performed skin tests to hymenoptera… (More)