araneism
Rarely used term for arachnidism.

* * *

ara·ne·ism (ə-raґne-iz-əm) arachnidism.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • arachnidism — Systemic poisoning following the bite of a spider (especially of the black widow). necrotic a. a. caused by spiders belonging to the genus Loxosceles; cutaneous necrosis develops at the bite site, with slow healing and possible disfigurement …   Medical dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”