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ALLMedicine™ Urticarial Vasculitis Center

Research & Reviews  69 results

Chronic Urticaria

Oct 13th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Urticaria is not a single disease but a reaction pattern that represents cutaneous mast cell degranulation, with the condition being defined as chronic if lesions recur for longer than 6 weeks. Mast cell degranulation results i...

Urticarial vasculitis: A potential signpost for multisystem inflammatory syndrome in ch...
Journal of Cutaneous Pathology; Gosnell HL, Grider DJ

Sep 16th, 2021 - Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) is a rare and serious complication of Sars-Cov-2 infection. Dermatologic manifestations are present in the majority of patients. Skin lesions found in children with MIS-C are classified into fo...

Approach to Children with Hives.
Pediatric Annals; Poowuttikul P, Pansare M et. al.

May 29th, 2021 - Urticaria (or hives) is a pruritic and erythematous skin rash. Angioedema commonly occurs with urticaria. The term "chronic urticaria" is used when hives are present for more than 6 weeks. Acute urticaria is common in children, whereas chronic urt...

Hypocomplementemic urticarial vasculitis syndrome presenting with bilateral scleritis.
BMJ Case Reports; Berry EC, Wells J et. al.

May 12th, 2021 - Hypocomplementemic urticarial vasculitis syndrome (HUVS) is a rare autoimmune disorder characterised by recurrent urticarial lesions and acquired hypocomplementemia with systemic manifestations. The authors present the case of a 70-year-old man wh...

Severe Acute Thromboinflammation: Case Report of Individualized Homeopathic Treatment.
Homeopathy : the Journal of the Faculty of Homeopathy; Waisse S

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Thromboinflammation is a still not well-understood phenomenon, which has recently come to the foreground as a function of its relevance in the pathophysiology of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The patient described in the present case report...

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News  6 results

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...

Lupus Plus Cranial Neuropathy: A Treatment to Try

Feb 6th, 2013 - Hello. I am Jonathan Kay, Professor of Medicine and Director of Clinical Research in the Division of Rheumatology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and UMass Memorial Medical Center, both in Worcester, Massachusetts. Today I would ...

Emphysema in nonsmokers: Alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency and other causes
Pyng Lee, MD, Thomas R. Gildea, MD et. al.

ABSTRACTNonsmokers with signs of emphysema at an earlier age than is typical for emphysema deserve a workup for one of the less common causes of emphysema, which include alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency, connective tissue diseases, hypocomplementemi.

Skin Care: Limit Washing, Study Product Labels

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. — Skin manifestations of Sjögren's syndrome may not be unique to the disease, but they require specific interventions and close monitoring, Darren L.

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