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What is Jack jumper ant sting?

What is Jack jumper ant sting?

  • Jack jumper ant sting: The jack jumper ant is commonly found in many parts of Australia and can cause allergic reactions in susceptible people. Some people have a relatively minor allergic response whereas other develop anaphylaxis which is a life-threatening allergic response which requires urgent medical attention. Jack jumpers deliver their venom by grabbing skin in its jaws and then using a stinger located in their tail region to inject the venom.

Jack jumper ant sting: Introduction

Types of Jack jumper ant sting:

Broader types of Jack jumper ant sting:

How serious is Jack jumper ant sting?

Prognosis of Jack jumper ant sting: Severity of symptoms vary depending on the amount of plant material consumed and the body size of the person. Children tend to suffer more severe symptoms due to their smaller body size.
Complications of Jack jumper ant sting: see complications of Jack jumper ant sting

What causes Jack jumper ant sting?

Causes of Jack jumper ant sting: see causes of Jack jumper ant sting

What are the symptoms of Jack jumper ant sting?

Symptoms of Jack jumper ant sting: see symptoms of Jack jumper ant sting

Complications of Jack jumper ant sting: see complications of Jack jumper ant sting

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Jack jumper ant sting: Toxicologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Jack jumper ant sting.
Treatments for Jack jumper ant sting: see treatments for Jack jumper ant sting

Name and Aliases of Jack jumper ant sting

Main name of condition: Jack jumper ant sting

Other names or spellings for Jack jumper ant sting:

Hopper ant sting, Jumping Jack ant sting

 

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