"Urticaria" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A vascular reaction of the skin characterized by erythema and wheal formation due to localized increase of vascular permeability. The causative mechanism may be allergy, infection, or stress.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Urticaria" by people in Profiles.
Russell AP, Gailey JH, Abdulkarim B, Levell NJ, Parish LC, Hoenig LJ. Dermatographism in popular culture. Clin Dermatol. 2022 Nov-Dec; 40(6):768-772.
McSweeney SM, Sarkany R, Fassihi H, Tziotzios C, McGrath JA. Pathogenesis of solar urticaria: Classic perspectives and emerging concepts. Exp Dermatol. 2022 04; 31(4):586-593.
Abella BS, Berger WE, Blaiss MS, Stiell IG, Herres JP, Moellman JJ, Suner S, Kessler A, Klausner HA, Caterino JM, Du J. Intravenous Cetirizine Versus Intravenous Diphenhydramine for the Treatment of Acute Urticaria: A Phase III Randomized Controlled Noninferiority Trial. Ann Emerg Med. 2020 10; 76(4):489-500.
Wolf R, Parish JL, Parish LC. The rash that presents as target lesions. Clin Dermatol. 2019 Mar - Apr; 37(2):148-158.
Steinweg SA, Gaspari AA. Rituximab for the Treatment of Recalcitrant Chronic Autoimmune Urticaria. J Drugs Dermatol. 2015 Dec; 14(12):1387.
Bielory L, Duttachoudhury S, McMunn A. Bepotastine besilate for the treatment of pruritus. Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2013 Dec; 14(18):2553-69.
Weinstein ME, Wolff AH, Bielory L. Efficacy and tolerability of second- and third-generation antihistamines in the treatment of acquired cold urticaria: a meta-analysis. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2010 Jun; 104(6):518-22.
Dagher HN, Aboujaoude ZC, Jabbour SA. Chronic urticaria: an unusual initial manifestation of primary hyperparathyroidism. Endocr Pract. 2002 Jan-Feb; 8(1):47-9.
Bielory L, Noble KG, Frohman LP. Urticarial vasculitis and visual loss. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 1991 Nov; 88(5):819-21.