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Case Reports in Neurological Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 476523, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/476523
Case Report

Parkinsonism following Bee Sting: A Case Report

1Speech and Hearing Unit, Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
2Department of Neurology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
3Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India

Received 27 March 2012; Accepted 20 September 2012

Academic Editors: J. L. González-Gutiérrez, H. Ikeda, and Y. Wakabayashi

Copyright © 2012 Ruchika Mittal et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

We are reporting here a rare case of Parkinsonism (Hypokinetic dysarthria) caused after a bee stung, a member of the hymenoptera order. The main aim of this report is to orient the clinicians with the possibility of extrapyramidal syndromes because of hymenoptera stings.