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A 32-year-old female asked:

Im not sure if its a bite mark, its very itchy and little burning effect, the itch is getting more intense, and has big red mark on my arm and a very very small dot, not sure if its a bite mark, how do i know if its a spider bit?

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Dr. Stanley Katz
Dermatology 47 years experience
See dermatolo0gist: I very well be an insect bite, but you ought to be evaluated by a dermatologist to confirm and tx. There are different types of insects that cause different reactions on human skin. Some are more serious than others.

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