nettle rash

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Related to nettle rash: urticaria
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Synonyms for nettle rash

an itchy skin eruption characterized by weals with pale interiors and well-defined red margins

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The phone vibrated in his hand when it rang out and, thankfully, he dropped it, but it landed in thick nettles, so I'm now covered in nettle rash in retrieving it.
Our modern-day menfolk might not be sweeping us off for high jinx in the heather, but let's face it - there's probably only so much nettle rash a girl can take.
It said, 'There has been a dramatic rise in admission rates for food allergy, urticaria (known as nettle rash or hives) and anaphylactic shock.
Eczema is like having a nettle rash all over your body,' she said.
That can bring on headaches, diarrhoea, sickness, nettle rash, wheezing and a runny nose.
Urticaria, which is also known as nettle rash or hives, is an intensely itchy rash that may affect the whole of the body or just a small area of skin.
Another possibility is that the sun triggers an allergic reaction, causing a type of nettle rash.
IMAGINE having a nettle rash from head to toe, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.