spider bites that look like pimples

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Does a spider bite look like a regular pimple on my leg?

It can.

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But it doesn't have to. When patients come in with "spider bites", basically pimples that keep getting larger, they tend to be staph infections/abscesses. Bottom line: don't try to pop or pick it. If it's getting bigger or really painful, see a doctor b/c it could be the beginning of an abscess.
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I woke up with a bump on my arm that looked like a pimple. it was hard and had white stuff come out. it was very painful. Could that be a spider bite?

Bump on arm

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Sounds more like an infected pimple. Spider bites do not usually have white material coming out. If this does not clear up quickly, see your doctor to be sure you do not have a MRSA bacterial infection.
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I have a slightly large pimple like sore on my back. it's not itchy but it is painful. Could it be from a spider bite?

Unlikely

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Most common lesion on the back as you described is a pimple or sebaceous cyst. Both of which are localized skin infections/inflammations. A spider bite could occur on back but is less likely. A spider bite could get infected or it could cause tissue necrosis as with the brown recluse spider bites. Best to have a doc look at it.
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Dr. Shah Chowdhury answered:

2yr old with insect/spider bite on cheek. Noticed bite yesterday, red spot like a pimple. Tonight we noticed faint red lines 'spidering' away from it?

Insect Bite Allergy

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This is allergic reaction from the bite. You can use Hydrocortisone cream 1% twice daily to reduce allergic response. If worried, let the pediatrician have a look.
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Spider bite or pimple, how can I tell?

Can't always

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Spider bites can have variable appearances. It might cause a pink or red bump with no symptoms. Or it could itch or be painful. Venomous spiders may cause significant pain radiating far from the site, cramping, sweating, necrosis of tissue or worse if there is an allergic reaction. A pimple will usually arise in particular areas of the body & would not be accompanied by severe pain or necrosis.
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Dr. Kevin J. Olson answered:

How can I tell if a sore on my arm is a pimple or a spider bite?

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A SPIDER BITE USUALLY HAS SEVERAL DOTS in the red area. also, the spider injects venom which causes a much larger area of redness and induration(roughness)
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Dr. Earl Ferguson answered:

Please tell me, could a red bump pimple be a recluse spider bite?

Doubtful

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If very early in its course, it's possible. If you have reason to believe it could be, seek treatment from your PCM early so that appropriate referral can be made if necessary. Recluse bites do better if aggressively treated up front with antibiotics and even surgery if serious enough.
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What will happen if i put pimple cream on my spider bite? Does benzoyl peroxide kill spider germs?

Nothing.

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Probably won't do anything. Just use some cool packs if it's really itchy. Also some hydrocortisone and/or benadryl cream. Most of all don't scratch.
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Dr. Martin Raff answered:

Is this a spider bite? Or a pimple? It used to be smaller and a week later it turned red and hard to the touch and it really hurts! Please help

Cannot diagnose

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Go and see a doctor and this is not likely to be a spider bite, but probably a staphylococcal boil. Go now, don't waste time asking questions on the net of people who cannot see the lesion you are referring to. Good luck.
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