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Synonyms for urticaria

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

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In the present study, 75% of patients with chronic urticaria associated with gastrointestinal symptoms improved while consuming a diet low in histamine.
Though the concept of AST in chronic urticaria was introduced long ago, there are only a few documented studies in the literature.
Keywords: Acute urticaria, antihistamine, chronic urticaria, pediatrics, treatment, urticaria
Up to 1% of the world's population is affected by chronic urticaria, and twothirds of them have CSU.
Thyroid autoimmunity is more prevalent in patients with chronic urticaria than in general population.
The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Chronic Urticaria Or Hives
The evaluation of prevalence of fibromyalgia in patients with chronic urticaria.
Children who were included in the control group had no history of acute or chronic urticaria, no history of any allergic disease, and no paternal or maternal smoking and were not taking any medications, including multivitamins, minerals, and analgesics.
USPRwire, Mon Aug 10 2015] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Chronic Urticaria Or Hives Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2015" provides an overview of Chronic Urticaria Or Hives clinical trials scenario.
There is just not enough evidence to support using antihistamines and playing roulette with your patient's health," he said, noting that the degree of disability, both socially and occupationally, that accompanies chronic urticaria is on par with that of a patient awaiting triple coronary bypass.
In some cases, chronic urticaria is really a diagnosis of exclusion," the dermatologist said.
In this prospective, double-blind, single-center study, 42 subjects with chronic urticaria were randomized to high (4,000 IU/d) or low (600 IU/d) vitamin D3 supplementation for 12 weeks.
At any given time, the prevalence of chronic urticaria (CU) is up to 1% of the world's population, and up to two thirds of these patients have CSU5, CSU is also known as chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU) in the US, and is a severe and distressing skin condition characterized by red, swollen, itchy and sometimes painful hives or wheals on the skin that spontaneously present and reoccur for more than six weeks 2-4.
BL-9010 was developed to treat severe and persistent asthma patients, but may also potentially treat chronic urticaria as well as additional allergic conditions.
In a study by Ahmed et al the association was reported to be 15% between chronic urticaria and HCV antibodies.
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