Infant in Phoenix stung by scorpion, suffers severe allergic reaction

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An 18-month-old girl suffered a severe allergic reaction after being stung by a scorpion. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) An 18-month-old girl suffered a severe allergic reaction after being stung by a scorpion. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

An 18-month-old girl suffered a severe allergic reaction after being stung by a scorpion.

The patient was stung while at home in western Phoenix when she suffered the allergic reaction according to Phoenix Fire Department.

She was being transported to the hospital, which has the antidote ready to administer.

[RELATED: Valley baby stung by scorpion prompts mother to take precautions]

[RELATED: Scorpions are out: Keep them out of your home]

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