TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.51, no.3, pp.1092-1097, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
Hymenoptera venom, prevalence, children, BEE STING ALLERGY, EPIDEMIOLOGY, ANAPHYLAXIS
Background/aim: Hymenoptera venom allergy is one of the leading causes of systemic allergic reactions in both adults and children. The present study was conducted to evaluate the prevalence and characteristics of Hymenoptera venom allergy in urban school children aged 6 to 18 years living in Trabzon.