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*  Insect bites and stings
List of biting or stinging arthropods Spider bite Insect bite relief stick Schmidt Sting Pain Index Bee sting Allergy Allen, ... Bites from mosquitoes and fleas are more likely to cause itching than pain. The skin reaction to insect bites and stings ... It occurs in about 10% of those bitten. Feeding bites have characteristic patterns and symptoms, a function of the feeding ... These bites are sometimes misdiagnosed as other types of benign or cancerous lesions. The reaction to a sting is of three types ...
*  Brachypelma
Large spiders used in Hollywood movies (e.g., Indiana Jones series, The Mummy Returns) are often Brachypelma hamorii or ... While it is almost unheard of for a Brachypelma to bite a human, they are quick to kick urticating hairs in self-defense, ... Studies on Mexican species in the wild showed that pre-adult and adult spiders molt towards the end of the dry season, which ... As of July 2017[update], the World Spider Catalog accepted the species listed below. The division into two groups is based on ...
*  Animal bite
Spider bite Insect bites and stings Flea bites are responsible for the transmission of plague. Mosquito bites are responsible ... Human bites are the third most frequent type of bite after dog and cat bites. Dog bites are commonplace, with children the most ... The US estimated annual count of animal bites is 250,000 human bites, 1 to 2 million dog bites, 400,000 cat bites, and 45,000 ... Boys are bitten by dogs two times more often than girls are bitten by dogs. The bites of humans are recorded during the ...
*  Spider bite
Spider bites may be overdiagnosed or misdiagnosed. In many reports of spider bites it is unclear if a spider bite actually ... A spider bite, also known as arachnidism, is an injury resulting from the bite of a spider. The effects of most bites are not ... Most spider bites are harmless, and require no specific treatment. Treatment of bites may depend on the type of spider; thus, ... The spiders of most concern in North America are brown recluse spiders, with nearly 1,500 bites in 2013 and black widow spiders ...
*  Latrodectism
... is the illness caused by the bite of Latrodectus spiders (the black widow spider and related species). Pain, ... A bite of Latrodectus may not inject any venom (known as a dry bite) and so no illness occurs. About 75% of "wet" bites will ... for example there were 156 bites in children from redback spiders over 20 years. Twice as many boys were bitten as girls, ... "Bites of widow spiders". (2013). Meier J, White J, eds. (1995). Handbook of clinical toxicology of animal venoms and poisons. ...
*  Crossopriza lyoni
They are commonly known as tailed cellar spiders, tailed daddy longlegs spiders, and sometimes box spiders. They all possess ... They will only bite them when they start to feed, which can sometimes be as long as six days after capture. They also actively ... tailed cellar spiders, or (more rarely) box spiders. C. lyoni and other cellar spiders are also often confused with two other ... Unlike most spiders which consume their old webs before building new ones, cellar spiders simply abandon their old webs. There ...
*  Pathophysiology of spider bites
A spider envenomation occurs whenever a spider injects venom into the skin. Not all spider bites inject venom - a dry bite, and ... The mechanical injury from a spider bite is not a serious concern for humans. Some spider bites do leave a large enough wound ... As a result, far more people are exposed, worldwide, to widow bites than any other spider. Widow spiders bites are most often ... Other skin lesions and infections are much more common than spider bites. Physicians have reported brown recluse spider bites ...
*  Redback spider
The larger female spider is responsible for almost all cases of redback spider bites. The smaller male was thought to be unable ... Other common names include red-striped spider, red-spot spider, jockey spider, Murra-ngura spider, Kapara spider and the Kanna- ... Children and infants may be unable to report being bitten, making it difficult to associate their symptoms with a spider bite. ... "Woman Bitten by Deadly Redback Spider". Fukuoka Now. Retrieved 6 September 2012. "Redback Spider". Queensland Museum. Retrieved ...
*  The Spider Bite
... she is bitten on the cheek by a spider. The bite swells into a large boil and she rushes home to seek medical treatment. She ... The Spider Bite or The Red Spot is a modern urban legend that emerged in Europe during the 1970s. The legend features a young ... The next morning, she asks her mother about the red spot on her cheek and the mother responds, "It looks like a spider bite. It ... The legend of The Spider Bite emerged as a modern legend in Europe in the late 1970s, but it echoes earlier manifestations of ...
*  List of medically significant spider bites
Reports of recluse bites far outnumber the number of spiders found in much of the U.S. Most recluse spider bites are minor with ... A number of spiders can cause spider bites that are medically important. Almost all spiders produce venom but only a few are ... Bites of these spiders have a range of severity, with only a minority having severe symptoms. Deaths by verified spider bites ... "An approach to spider bites: erroneous attribution of dermonecrotic lesions to brown recluse and hobo spider bites in Canada". ...
*  List of six-eyed spiders
"Noxious Spider Bites". Life-Threatening Dermatoses and Emergencies in Dermatology. Springer Science+Business Media. ISBN ... Six-eyed spiders are spiders that, unlike most spider species miss the principal pair of eyes, leaving them with only six eyes ... A Spider's World: Senses and Behavior Filmer (1991), p. 106. Eaton & Kaufman (2007), p. 22. Shapiro, Leo. "Telemidae". ... Ono, H. 2005: Two new six-eyed spiders of the genera Orchestina and Comaroma (Araneae, Oonopidae and Anapidae) from Japan. ...
*  William Paul Fife
... brown recluse spider bites; non-union fractures; closed head injury; chronic Lyme disease. HyperTrak clinical documentation ...
*  Dapsone
... may be used to treat brown recluse spider bites that become necrotic. Dapsone is the recommended treatment for erythema ... Forks, TP (2000). "Brown recluse spider bites". J Am Board Fam Pract. 13 (6): 415-23. doi:10.3122/15572625-13-6-415. PMID ...
*  Latrodectus mactans
Burke Museum spider myths Black Widow Spider Venom and Bites Intoxication Treatment Information on black widow spider bite in ... On the other hand, the geographical range of the widow spiders is vast. Epidemics of mostly European Widow spider bites had ... The symptoms that result from a black widow spider bite are collectively known as latrodectism. Deaths in healthy adults from ... Rauber, Albert (1 January 1983). "Black Widow Spider Bites". Clinical Toxicology. 21 (4-5): 473-485. doi:10.3109/ ...
*  Latrodectus geometricus
Rauber, Albert (1 January 1983). "Black Widow Spider Bites". Clinical Toxicology. 21 (4-5): 473-485. doi:10.3109/ ... house button spider or geometric button spider, is one of the widow spiders in the genus Latrodectus. As such, it is a 'cousin ... Brown widow bites are minor compared to black widow bites because they cannot deliver the same amount of venom as the black ... Both species are collectively known as brown button spiders throughout southern Africa. Brown button spiders are known to have ...
*  Latrodectus tredecimguttatus
Only the female spider's bite is dangerous (either for humans or cattle) as the male cannot penetrate the relatively thick ... Rauber, Albert (1 January 1983). "Black Widow Spider Bites". Clinical Toxicology. 21 (4-5): 473-485. doi:10.3109/ ... The words kara, meaning "black", and kurt, meaning "wolf" (the word also means grub worm or maggot, which the spider is most ... Like all Latrodectus species, L. tredecimguttatus has a painful bite that is fatal in rare cases. They are not in close ...
*  Loxoscelism
The spider biting apparatus is short and bites are only possible in experimental animals with pressure on the spider's back. ... white-tailed spiders, black house spiders, yellow sac spiders, orb weavers, and funnel-weaving spiders such as the hobo spider ... "An approach to spider bites. Erroneous attribution of dermonecrotic lesions to brown recluse or hobo spider bites in Canada." ... Reports of presumptive brown recluse spider bites reinforce improbable diagnoses in regions of North America where the spider ...
*  Poecilotheria metallica
... judging from the experience of keepers bitten by other spiders in the genus. The vast majority are "dry bites," where no venom ... Schmidt, G. (1988). "Wie gefährlich sind Vogelspinnenbisse ?" [How dangerous are bird spider bites?]. Deutsches Ärzteblatt (in ... There has never been a recorded human death from its bite. However, P. metallica's bite is considered medically significant, ... Spiders of this genus may live communally when territory, i.e. the number of holes per tree, is limited. The species is ...
*  Dry bite
Snakebite Spider bite Silveira, PV; Nishioka Sde A (1995). "Venomous snake bite without clinical envenoming ('dry-bite'). A ... A dry bite is a bite by a venomous animal in which no venom is released. Dry snake bites are called "Venomous snake bite ... One of the most difficult problems associated with dry bites, is that it is not simply a matter of some bites being dry and ... In practice it is not necessarily simple to tell a dry bite from a dangerously or at least harmfully venomous bite. This is not ...
*  Daniela Holmqvist
"Spider bite doesn't stop golfer". ESPN. 13 February 2013. Ladies European Tour Profile: Daniela Holmqvist Golfdata: Daniela ... Holmqvist swatted the spider away, used a golf tee to pierce her skin and squeeze out the venom, and finished her round. 2015 ... Pratt, Adriana (15 February 2013). "Golfer Daniela Holmqvist Uses Tee to Remove Spider Venom, Finishes Round". ABC News. " ... Holmqvist first received international headlines in 2013 when what tournament officials believe was a redback spider, relative ...
*  Toilet-related injuries and deaths
Although there is immediate pain at the bite site, these bites are rarely fatal. The danger of spiders living beneath toilet ... Black widow spider bites man right were it hurts." Weekly World News, November 7, 1989. James A. Wilkerson, "Black Widow Spider ... These include some cases of the presence of venomous spiders Except for the Australian redback spider who has a reputation for ... Australiangeographic.com.au "UCR Spiders Site: Internet Hoax". spiders.ucr.edu. Retrieved 2015-10-25. "The Straight Dope: Do ...
*  Monkeys in Chinese culture
"Applied to spider bites. Ashed and given with honey to children in convulsions, and for colic." pi 皮 "skin": "To treat ... When shot by a poisonous arrow, it will bite off its own tail when poisoned. During the Song dynasty (960-1279), only officials ... also said to mean a dog that briefly bites a person" (玃屬一曰狙犬也暫齧人者). The (c. 4th-3rd centuries BCE) Zhuangzi was the oldest ... "spider monkey". The etymology of yu < *ŋoh 禺 "monkey" (Schuessler 2007:589-590) links with Kukish *ŋa:w "ape" > Lushai ŋau " ...
*  Necrosis
Some spider bites may lead to necrosis. In the United States, only spider bites from the brown recluse spider (genus Loxosceles ... Claims that yellow sac spiders and hobo spiders possess necrotic venom have not been substantiated. In blind mole rats (genus ... In other countries, spiders of the same genus, such as the Chilean recluse in South America, are also known to cause necrosis. ... In the example of a snake bite, the use of anti-venom halts the spread of toxins whilst receiving antibiotics to impede ...
*  Agelenidae
Nearly all Agelenidae are harmless to humans, but the bite of the hobo spider (Eratigena agrestis) may be medically significant ... List of Agelenidae species Spider families "Currently valid spider genera and species", World Spider Catalog, Natural History ... 320-. ISBN 978-0-19-981324-7. Vetter, Richard S.; Isbister, Geoffrey K. (December 2004). "Do Hobo Spider Bites Cause ... "Misdiagnosis of Spider Bites: Bacterial Associates, Mechanical Pathogen Transfer, and Hemolytic Potential of Venom from the ...
*  Arthropod bites and stings
Among arachnids spider bites are the most common. Arthropods bite or sting humans for a number of reasons including feeding or ... Insect, spider and scorpion venom can cause serious injury or death. Dipterans account for the majority of insect bites, while ... bite) Human flea Pulex irritans Chigoe flea Tunga penetrans Lice (bite) Head lice Body lice Crab lice Assassin bug/Kissing bug ... both bite and sting) Bees Honeybees (sting) Stingless bees (bite) Bumblebees (sting) Wasps (sting) Hornets (sting) Yellow ...
*  Alternative versions of Nightcrawler
Unfortunately, he is bitten by the zombie Fantastic Four in the one-shot Marvel Zombies: Dead Days, and is one of the last ... Kurt is a fan of Spider-Man. He was taken from his world by force, an event he will not talk about as it resulted in the death ...
*  Jarryd Lyons
In late 2014 Lyons was bitten on the leg while asleep and developed symptoms consistent with a white-tailed spider bite, ... Spiderman' Lyons fighting back after spider bite". AFL.com.au. Australian Football League. 2 February 2015. Retrieved 23 June ...