apitherapy(redirected from Bee sting therapy)
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apitherapyAny therapy which uses bee products, especially bee venom.
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apitherapy(āp″ĭ-ther′-ă-pē) [L. apis, bee + therapy]
In alternative medicine, the application of bee stings or their chemical constituents for their putative anti-inflammatory effects. Apitherapy has been used by some health care practitioners to treat arthritis and multiple sclerosis.
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