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doi: 10.1097/NRL.0b013e31818c7251
Clinical Report

Stroke due to Bee Sting

Temizoz, Osman MD*; Celik, Yahya MD†; Asil, Talip MD†; Balci, Kemal MD†; Unlu, Ercument MD*; Yilmaz, Arif MD†

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Although bee stings can cause local reactions, neurovascular complications are rare. A 60-year-old man developed a focal neurologic deficit 2 hours after multiple bee stings, which was confirmed to be acute cerebral infarctions on magnetic resonance imaging scan.

© 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.


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