What are the symptoms for Black widow bite?

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The symptoms for Black widow bite include the following:


  • the insect that bit
  • would you describe your the insect that bit as spider?
  • were you bitten by a spider that is black and has a large belly (see image)?
  • skin redness
  • would you describe your skin redness as painful?
  • muscle aches
  • abdominal pain or discomfort
  • skin problem or abnormality
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You don't have to have all of the symptoms above to be diagnosed with Black widow bite. Take the diagnostic quiz to determine whether you may have this disease.