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Lower limb ischemia and multiple organ dysfunction syndrome following wasp Sting

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Thankarajah Jeyakanth ,

Medical unit 4 & 8, Teaching Hospital Jaffna, Sri Lanka, LK
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P Mayurathan,

Medical unit 4 & 8, Teaching Hospital Jaffna, Sri Lanka, LK
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S Sivansuthan

Medical unit 4 & 8, Teaching Hospital Jaffna, Sri Lanka, LK
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Abstract

Wasp stings are commonly encountered in tropical countries. Various manifestations after bee sting have been described. We report 66-years old healthy female developed lower limb ischemia, myocardial infarction, renal, liver and hematological involvement following multiple bee stings. She was fully recovered after two weeks of treatment.
DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/amj.v9i1.7530
How to Cite: Jeyakanth, T., Mayurathan, P. & Sivansuthan, S., (2015). Lower limb ischemia and multiple organ dysfunction syndrome following wasp Sting. Anuradhapura Medical Journal. 9(1), pp.12–14. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/amj.v9i1.7530
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Published on 14 May 2015.
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