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what are symptoms of spider bites in the u.s.?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends: Anything from minor itching and redness, to crusting, oozing and in a few cases severe skin and soft tissue breakdown. It depends upon the species.
Answered on Mar 3, 2019
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