Myocardial infarction following bee sting.

  title={Myocardial infarction following bee sting.},
  author={A Puvanalingam and P. Karpagam and Chalini Sundar and S Venkatesan and Ragunanthanan},
  journal={The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India},
  volume={62 8},
Bee stings are commonly encountered worldwide. Various manifestations after bee sting have been described. Local reactions are common. Unusually, manifestations like vomiting, diarrhoea, dyspnoea, generalised oedema, acute renal failure, hypotension and collapse may occur. Rarely vasculitis, serum sickness, neuritis and encephalitis have been described which generally develop days to weeks after a sting. Acute coronary syndromes after hymenoptera stings and other environmental exposures are… CONTINUE READING