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Little Black Spiders Bite

Submit an Entry: Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims

By Gina

Updated April 29, 2010

Little Black Spiders Bite

bite on my leg

Tell us where your bite is (arm, leg, nose, whatever)

arm and leg

Why I think it's a spider bite

I read similar stories and saw pictures of the same sores I have on my body.

What happened

I was asleep and felt a pinch on my arm. I woke up the next day and my arm was red. It formed a white head and them there was a lump under my arm. I have the same sore on my leg. The sore on my leg feels a lot worse than the sore on my arm. They both developed white heads. The bite on my leg has developed into on open scab.

Advice

Went to the doctor, she prescribe an antibiotic and told me to apply a warm compress several times a day.

Rod Brouhard, EMT – P , About.com First Aid, says:

Whether from bites or infections, these kinds of lesions warrant a trip to the doctor, especially when they don't go away in a couple of days.

Any opinions expressed here are for educational purposes only and are not intended for diagnosis.

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