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Could an alergic reaction trigger my daughter's skin to welt up every time she scratches her skin or gets scratched?

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Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Possibly: But there is a condition called dermatographia where you can actually "write" on the skin and it will stay raised for some time. This is normal and not an allergy or problem.

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Last updated Jan 5, 2019

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