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You are treating a woman who was stung numerous times by hornets. On assessment, you note that some of the stingers are still imbedded in her skin. You should:
leave the stingers in place. Rationale: A stinger will continue to inject venom even when the stinger is no longer attached to the insect.
scrape the stingers from her skin. Rationale: Correct answer