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is rash with target like lesions a symptom of urticaria

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Urticaria: Would sse an allergist who may wish to do some tests depending on your history. If a source is discovered it will need to be avoided. Often one is not ... Read More
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Dr. David Cohen
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: You need to figure out if there is a trigger. Some triggers for urticaria ( hives ) include: foods, medications, exercise, cold water, and heat.

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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
57 years experience Internal Medicine
Heat: We term this cholinergic urticarial and it is related.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sx's: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/c ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Hives don't kill: Hives are very itchy and appear unsightly, but do not lead to death. They can be a sign of allergy or if going on for over 4 weeks, may be related to ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Avyl unsure: The best treatment for hives (urticaria) is antihistamines. Unsure of "avyl" but most antihistamines work within an hour or two. There are other med ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Terminology: Urticaria is an other way to say hives. So you can not have urticaria without hives. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, w ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No but: By definition, you need to have urticaria to have this condition. Having said that I can envision someone with a less severe form of itching from the ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Dermatographic: This can best be controlled with an antihistamine- if the rash only occurs with scratching. If they are raised without having been scratched, then th ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Vegh
38 years experience Allergy and Immunology
CU changes rapidly.: Cholinergic urticaria (cu) will change within a few hours, if not, within a day; comes on more rapidly and leaves more rapidly. Cu will blanch. Taking ... Read More
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