3 doctors weighed in:

My wife has had hives for about three months. We have been to numerous doctors. Would an allergists be the next step? Why?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Ramirez
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Definitively

Because we see this all the time, and are specially trained to diagnose and treat it.
Keep in mind though that most cases will end up being diagnosed as chronic idiopathic urticaria. But they can help you rule out multiple causes of it.

In brief: Definitively

Because we see this all the time, and are specially trained to diagnose and treat it.
Keep in mind though that most cases will end up being diagnosed as chronic idiopathic urticaria. But they can help you rule out multiple causes of it.
Dr. Robert Ramirez
Dr. Robert Ramirez
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Christopher Crosby
Board Certified, Dermatology
12 years in practice
93K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors