Description

Wasps and hornets have smooth segmented bodies. Bees are fuzzy yellow and black with a stinger that may be left in the wound.

Sting Area

Mild swelling and redness. Pain like a needle stick.

Possible Symptoms

Muscle twitching/spasms, cramps, vomiting, sweating, headache, severe trunk pain.

Recommended Treatment Protocol

Remove stinger. Cleanse with soap & water. Cool compresses. Emergency department for allergic reaction or large number of stings.