Urticaria

Common Name(s)

Urticaria, Hives

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Urticaria" returned 657 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Chronic urticaria in a health maintenance organization of Buenos Aires, Argentina - new data that increase global knowledge of this disease.
 

Author(s): Claudio Alberto Parisi, Carla Ritchie, Natalia Petriz, Christian Morelo Torres, Ana Gimenez-Arnau

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;93(1):76-79.

 

In spite of the frequency of chronic urticaria, there are no epidemiological studies on its prevalence in Argentina.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Risk factors for work-related eczema and urticaria among vocational students of agriculture.
 

Author(s): Radosław Śpiewak, Anna Góra-Florek, Andrzej Horoch, Mirosław J Jarosz, Agnieszka Doryńska, Marcin Golec, Jacek Dutkiewicz

Journal: Ann Agric Environ Med. 2017 Dec;24(4):716-721.

 

Farmers are at high risk of occupational skin diseases which may start already during vocational training. This study was aimed at identification of risk factors for work-related skin diseases among vocational students of agriculture.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A Case of Schnitzler's Syndrome without Monoclonal Gammopathy-Associated Chronic Urticaria Treated with Anakinra.
 

Author(s): Min Joo Ahn, Ji Eun Yu, Jiung Jeong, Da Woon Sim, Young Il Koh

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2018 Jan;59(1):154-157.

 

Chronic urticaria may often be associated with interleukin (IL)-1-mediated autoinflammatory disease, which should be suspected if systemic inflammation signs are present. Here, we report a case of Schnitzler's syndrome without monoclonal gammopathy treated successfully with the IL-1 ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Urticaria" returned 66 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mediators of Inflammation and Angiogenesis in Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria: Are They Potential Biomarkers of the Disease?
 

Author(s): Ilaria Puxeddu, Federico Pratesi, Domenico Ribatti, Paola Migliorini

Journal: Mediators Inflamm.. 2017 ;2017():4123694.

 

In chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU), different pathophysiological mechanisms, potentially responsible for the development of the disease, have been recently described. It is likely that the activation of skin mast cells with consequent release of histamine and other proinflammatory ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Urticaria and Angioedema: an Update on Classification and Pathogenesis.
 

Author(s): Susanne Radonjic-Hoesli, Kathrin Scherer Hofmeier, Sara Micaletto, Peter Schmid-Grendelmeier, Andreas Bircher, Dagmar Simon

Journal: Clin Rev Allergy Immunol. 2018 Feb;54(1):88-101.

 

Urticaria is a common, mast cell-driven disease presenting with wheals or angioedema or both. In the last years, urticaria has increasingly attracted notice to clinicians and researchers, last but not least inspired by the approval of omalizumab, an anti-IgE antibody, for urticaria ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Acute and Chronic Urticaria: Evaluation and Treatment.
 

Author(s): Paul Schaefer

Journal: Am Fam Physician. 2017 Jun;95(11):717-724.

 

Urticaria commonly presents with intensely pruritic wheals, sometimes with edema of the subcutaneous or interstitial tissue. It has a lifetime prevalence of about 20%. Although often self-limited and benign, it can cause significant discomfort, continue for months to years, and uncommonly ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Role of Endothelial Cells in the Pathogenesis of Chronic Urticaria.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Urticaria

 

Last Updated: 16 Feb 2018

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Study to Investigate the Efficacy and Safety of QGE031 in Adolescent Patients With Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria (CSU)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria

 

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2018

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Last Updated: 16 Jul 2018

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