Stroke due to Bee Sting

Temizoz O., Celik Y., Asil T., Balci K., Unlu E., Yilmaz A.

NEUROLOGIST, vol.15, no.1, pp.42-43, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/nrl.0b013e31818c7251
  • Journal Name: NEUROLOGIST
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.42-43
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: No


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.