ANY QUESTIONSBMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7022.40a (Published 06 January 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:40
- Malcolm Fisher
How should a wasp sting causing swelling of the tongue be treated?
As with all cases of anaphylaxis, the treatment will be dictated by the severity of the effects, the site, and the speed of the progression of symptoms. Oxygen should be given and a nasopharyngeal airway inserted if available. Adrenaline should be …
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