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Disease Urticaria

Name Urticaria
Synonyms Hives | Urticarias
Definition A vascular reaction of the skin characterized by erythema and wheal formation due to localized increase of vascular permeability. The causative mechanism may be allergy, infection, or stress.
Categories Immune system disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D014581

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1. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Vascular Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Urticaria Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity, Immediate Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Urticaria Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Urticaria Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Angioedema Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Familial dermographism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  MUCKLE-WELLS SYNDROME Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Papular urticaria
  Urticaria, Aquagenic
  Urticaria, Familial Localized Heat