Acronym: NOT Recluse

An article published in JAMA Dermatology instructs physicians how to identify a brown recluse bite from other skin lesions. Erroneous diagnoses of brown recluse bites by doctors can have public health consequences by causing unnecessary pest control treatment of patients’ homes.


JAMA Dermatology: NOT RECLUSE—A Mnemonic Device to Avoid False Diagnoses of Brown Recluse Spider Bites

Pest Control Technology: Not Recluse