Urticaria

Urticaria (from the Latin urtica, `nettle` from urere, `to burn`), commonly referred to as hives, is a kind of skin rash notable for pale red, raised, itchy bumps. Hives may cause a burning or stinging sensation. They are frequently caused by allergic reactions; however, there are many nonallergic causes. Most cases of hives lasting less than ...
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Urticaria

• (n.) The nettle rash, a disease characterized by a transient eruption of red pimples and of wheals, accompanied with a burning or stinging sensation and with itching; uredo.
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urticaria

<dermatology> A transient condition of the skin, usually caused by an allergic reaction, characterised by pale or reddened irregular, elevated patches and severe itching, hives. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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urticaria

(ur″tĭ-kar┬┤e-ә) a vascular reaction of the upper dermis marked by transient, slightly elevated patches called wheals that are redder or paler than the surrounding skin; there often is severe itching. Common causes include foods, drugs, infections, and emotional stress. See Atlas 2. Called also hives. ad...
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Urticaria

(also called hives) a condition in which red, itchy, and swollen areas appear on the skin
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Urticaria

(also called hives) a condition in which red, itchy, and swollen areas appear on the skin
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urticaria

A condition characterised by itching wheals
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Urticaria

A skin rash caused by the sudden release of histamine
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Urticaria

Also known as Hives, is an allergic reaction from food or medication where red, itchy, and swollen spots appear on the surface of the skin. Please contact a dermatologist for treatment for this type of condition.
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Urticaria

Also known as Hives, is an allergic reaction from food or medication where red, itchy, and swollen spots appear on the surface of the skin.
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Urticaria

an allergic reaction in which itchy white lumps surrounded by areas of inflammation appear on the skin; commonly called 'hives'
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urticaria

An allergic reaction of the skin characterised by reddened irregular, elevated patches and severe itching. Also called hives.
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Urticaria

An eruption of transient pruritic, elevated papules and plaques, often with erythematous, sharply-defined borders and pale centers (wheals). Each lesion resolves within twenty-four hours. Often seen as a hypersensitivity reaction to drugs, physical triggers (sun, cold, pressure, heat), and foods. Also known as hives.
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Urticaria

an itchy rash resulting from the release of histamine from the mast cells
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urticaria

cnidosis; urticaria A transient condition of the skin, usually caused by an allergic reaction, characterized by pale, or reddened, irregular, elevated patches and severe itching, hives.
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Urticaria

Hives or nettle rash. Often caused by contact with e.g. plants or with an allergen to which a person is allergic. The rash usually resolves within 24 hours. See also chronic urticaria.
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urticaria

Hives, an eruption of wheals.
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urticaria

Irritant skin condition characterized by itching, burning, stinging, and the spontaneous appearance of raised patches of skin. Treatment is usually by antihistamines or steroids taken orally or applied as lotions. Its causes are varied and include allergy and stress
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urticaria

Itchy, raised red areas on the skin. Urticaria are caused by a reaction to certain foods, drugs, infections, or emotional stress. Also called hives.
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urticaria

n. inflammation of the skin, typically with numerous weals and itching
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urticaria

Pathology: a transient condition of the skin, usually caused by an allergic reaction, characterized by pale or reddened irregular, elevated patches and severe itching; hives.
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Urticaria

Raised reddish, itchy areas, also called hives.
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Urticaria

Skin disease characterised by a pimply rash, also called 'hives'.
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urticaria

Type: Term Pronunciation: ŭr′ti-kar′i-ă Definitions: 1. An eruption of itching wheals, collquially called hives, usually of systemic origin; it may be due to a state of hypersensitivity to foods or drugs, foci of infection, physical agents (heat, cold, light, friction), or psychic stimuli. Synonyms: hives1, urtication2 &nb...
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Urticaria

Urticaria is a skin condition, common known as hives, characterized by the development of itchy, raised white lumps surrounded by an area of red inflammation.
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