Skip to main content
Log in

Mild Hemifacial Assymetry Caused by a Single Bee Sting

Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Aims and scope Submit manuscript

Cite this article

This is a preview of subscription content, log in via an institution to check access.

Access this article

Price excludes VAT (USA)
Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout.

Instant access to the full article PDF.

Institutional subscriptions

Fig. 1


  1. Ad-El DD, Neuman A, Wexler MR, Eldad A: Chronic facial edema caused by multiple bee stings: Effective treatment with liposuction. Plast Reconstr Surg 110:1192–1193, 2002

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  2. Kalogeromitros D, Gregoriou S, Papaioannou D, Mousatou V, Makris M, Katsarou-Katsari A: Acquired primary cold contact urticaria after hymenoptera sting. Clin Exp Dermatol 29:93–95, 2004

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  3. King TP, Spangfort MD: Structure and biology of stinging insect venom allergens. Int Arch Allergy Immunol 123:99, 2000

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  4. Kocer U, Ozer Tiftikcioglu Y, Mete Aksoy H, Karaaslan O: Skin and soft tissue necrosis following hymenoptera sting. J Cutan Med Surg 7:133–135, 2003

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

  5. Petricevich VL: Cytokine and nitric oxide production following severe envenomation. Curr Drug Targets Inflamm Allergy 3:325–332, 2004

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  6. Reisman RE., Livingston A: Late-onset allergic reactions, including serum sickness, after insect stings. J Allergy Clin Immunol 84:331, 1989

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  7. Tasic V: Nephrotic syndrome in a child after a bee sting. Pediatr Nephrol 15:245, 2000

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  8. Tumwine JK, Nkrumah FK: Acute renal failure and dermal necrosis due to bee sting: Report of a case in a child. Cent Afr J Med 36:202, 1990

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

  9. van der Linden PW, Hack CE, Eerenberg AJ, Struyvenberg A, van der Zwan JK: Activation of the contact system in insect-sting anaphylaxis: Association with the development of angioedema and shock. Blood 82:1732, 1993

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

  10. Zuckerberg AL, Schweich RS: An arm red and hot: Infection or not? Pediatr Emerg Care 6:275, 1990

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Authors and Affiliations


Corresponding author

Correspondence to Yusuf Kenan Coban.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Coban, Y.K. Mild Hemifacial Assymetry Caused by a Single Bee Sting. Aesth Plast Surg 29, 435–436 (2005).

Download citation

  • Published:

  • Issue Date:

  • DOI: