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One red spot ~1 ½' on lower arm - appeared overbite - red

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one red spot ~1 ½ ' on lower arm - appeared overbite - red base with gray edges
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 3 months ago.


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Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 3 months ago.

I have not heard back from you.

I bite that is widening with gray edges can indicate necrosis [death] of tissue.

This can happen from a brown recluse bite.

Go to urgent care

In some cases antibiotics are needed, as well as wound care.

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