What do spider bites look like?


This is the major difficulty in conclusively diagnosing a true spider bite. No less than forty other medical conditions can masquerade as “spider bites.” An excellent online article addresses Causes of Necrotic Wounds Other Than Brown Recluse Spider Bites, making a convincing argument that more minor wounds could also have different origins than spider bites. Believe it or not, even ingrown hairs have been mistaken for spider bites.

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