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Research & Reviews  23 results

COVID-19 pandemic and the skin: what should dermatologists know?
Clinics in Dermatology; Darlenski R, Tsankov N

Dec 21st, 2020 - The world has changed dramatically since the COVID-19 pandemic began. In addition to our social, occupational, and personal lives, the new coronavirus also poses novel challenges for all physicians, including dermatologists. Several skin condition...

Successful treatment of delayed pressure urticaria with 300 mg of omalizumab every 14 d...
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology; Saylam Kurtipek G, Zekey E et. al.

Oct 27th, 2020 - Delayed pressure urticaria is a rare form of chronic inducible urticaria characterized by erythematous-painful plaques that develop in areas of the skin exposed to prolonged pressure. Its treatment is very difficult, and its response to antihistam...

Pressure Urticaria in an Infant Appearing Similar to Physical Abuse.
Pediatrics Shih AF, Sharaf M

Oct 1st, 2020 - A healthy Hispanic boy was born via cesarean delivery after an uncomplicated pregnancy. At 4 weeks old , his parents brought him to the emergency department for bruising on both soles of the feet. At 6 weeks old, his parents brought him to primary...

Cholinergic Urticaria 

Mar 16th, 2020 - Background Cholinergic urticaria is one of the physical urticarias brought on by a physical stimulus. Although this stimulus might be considered to be heat, the actual precipitating cause is sweating. The definition and diagnostic testing of choli...

Papular Urticaria 

Mar 16th, 2020 - Papular urticaria is a common and often annoying disorder manifested by chronic or recurrent papules caused by a hypersensitivity reaction to the bites of mosquitoes, fleas, bedbugs, and other insects. Individual papules may surround a wheal and d...

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News  3 results

Pressure Urticaria Can Mimic Physical Abuse

Sep 30th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Pressure urticaria in an infant can be misdiagnosed as physical abuse, according to a case report. "While physicians and healthcare providers should be keen on screening for mistreatment, different presentations of skin...

Fast Five Quiz: Refresh Your Knowledge on Key Aspects of Acute Urticaria

Mar 27th, 2018 - Cutaneous biopsy findings from urticaria lesions may be divided into the following categories, because the response to treatment may be different: Class 1: A mixture of perivascular dermal inflammatory infiltrates composed of lymphocytes, monocyte...

Challenge-test physical urticaria patients to verify triggers
M. Alexander Otto

Apr 2nd, 2014 - SAN DIEGO – Approximately one-quarter of patients diagnosed with physical urticaria actually responded when challenged, based on data from a study conducted at the National Institutes of Health. Before patients change their lives and start taking.

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