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My child is swelling up and getting hives for no apparent reason- could it be a virus?

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Hives/Angioedema

Could be. Need to see the doctor. It is not uncommon to see hives and swelling (angioedema) together; in fact, it is a good sign to see them together.

In brief: Hives/Angioedema

Could be. Need to see the doctor. It is not uncommon to see hives and swelling (angioedema) together; in fact, it is a good sign to see them together.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Dr. Tarek Ezzeddine
Internal Medicine

In brief: No

Not if persistent or recurrent.

In brief: No

Not if persistent or recurrent.
Dr. Tarek Ezzeddine
Dr. Tarek Ezzeddine
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