Spider Bites

Known as: Spider Bites [Disease/Finding], Bites, Spider, Spider Bite 
The effects, both local and systemic, caused by the bites of SPIDERS.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2011
Review
2011
Spiders are a source of intrigue and fear, and several myths exist about their medical effects. Many people believe that bites… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Spiders have been incriminated as causes of human suffering for centuries, but few species worldwide cause medically significant… (More)
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2007
2007
There are more than 30,000 species of spiders, most of which cannot inflict serious bites to humans because of their delicate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Current available data on snake bites in Nepal are based solely on hospital statistics. This community-based study aimed at… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Spiders are carnivorous arthropods that coexist with humans and ambush or ensnare prey. Unlike other arthropods, spiders rarely… (More)
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2004
2004
In 1987, the hobo spider, Tegenaria agrestis, was initially implicated in necrotic lesions in the Pacific Northwest of the United… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
This study explored whether virtual reality (VR) exposure therapy was effective in the treatment of spider phobia. We compared a… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Spider bite is a subject of much medical mythology with prevalent fears that spiders cause severe envenoming, with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
This is the first case report to demonstrate the efficacy of immersive computer-generated virtual reality (VR) and mixed reality… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
The only spiders of real medical importance to humans in the United States are the Loxosceles and Latrodectus species, primarily… (More)
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