Epilepsy After Bee Sting: Case Report

ÇAĞAN POLAT C., YÜCEL S., Tan T., Ozisin Karaman H. I.

EPILEPSI, vol.24, no.3, pp.130-131, 2018 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/epilepsi.2018.35693
  • Journal Name: EPILEPSI
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.130-131
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated: Yes


Bee envenomations are one of the most common in all insect venomations. The usual clinical manifestation is local inflamation findings with a sudden burning pain. Rarely anaphylaxis, anxiety disorders, headache, chest pain, myocardial infarction, organ dysfunction and neurological disorders are reported. Bee venom has many components and these components have different effect on nervous system.