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Apr 27, 2011 Information relating to the skin includes skin diseases and conditions, cosmetic surgery, medications, and treatment.

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Acupuncture Treatment of Urticaria
Acupuncture has long been used to treat urticaria in the Asian world. for lack of a control group and the need for standard classification of urticaria.
Antihistamines in the treatment of chronic urticaria
Chronic Urticaria
011702 Chronic Urticaria and Angioedema
URTICARIA The round, raised, red, itchy rash of hives (urticaria
The round, raised, red, itchy rash of hives (urticaria) may occur in up to 20% of the population cause in up to 30% of the patients with chronic urticaria.

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NSAID Intolerance Indicative of Intolerance to Etoricoxib
Patients with urticaria and/or angioedema with hypersensitivity reactions to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may also be intolerant to etoricoxib, according to a study published online Aug. 11 in Allergy.
Altacura Allergy Tablets
Altacura allergy relieves allergy such as stuffy and runny nose (allergic rhinitis), watery eyes (allegic conjunctivits), hay fever, and scratchy sensations (urticaria).
Getting Juiced
Cross had suffered for years with an autoimmune disease called chronic urticaria, which he describes as like having chronic hives. He took steroids to control the disease.
Why Not Drop the “Mental” from “Mental Illness”?
Many illnesses we consider physical have a mental component, including ulcers, asthma, hypertension, irritable bowel syndrome, heart disease, urticaria (hives), and sexual dysfunction.
Power plants still poisoning children
According to the Physicians Desk Reference, "in hypersensitive individuals, fluorides occasionally cause skin eruptions such as atopic dermatitis, eczema, or urticaria. Gastric distress, headache, and weakness have also been reported.

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Urticaria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Urticaria (from the Latin urtica, nettle (whence It. ortica, Sp. ortiga, Pg.
Apr 2, 2010 Urticaria, commonly referred to as hives, is the most frequent dermatologic disorder seen in the ED.
Hives | AAD
Also called urticaria. Hives. An allergy to a medicine can cause hives.
Hives (Urticaria and Angioedema) Causes and Treatments
A WebMD overview of hives (also known as urticaria) and angioedema-- including their causes, diagnosis, treatment, and management.
Chronic hives (urticaria) -
Chronic hives — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of this condition.

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