Urticaria

Common Name(s)

Urticaria, Hives

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Urticaria" returned 693 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia induced by low-dose methotrexate in a patient with chronic urticaria.
 

Author(s): Sheng-Huei Wang, Shih-En Tang, Yu-Huei Li, Kuang-Yu Wei, Chan-Yuan Chang

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;92(3):401-403.

 

Methotrexate has immunosuppressive effects and is administered for refractory chronic urticaria. We present a case of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia in a patient with refractory chronic urticaria managed by low-dose weekly methotrexate treatment (total cumulative dose 195mg). Our ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Histopathological and clinical evaluation of chronic spontaneous urticaria patients with neutrophilic and non-neutrophilic cutaneous infiltrate.
 

Author(s): Cíntia Freitas Martins, Karina Lopes Morais, Pamela Figueroa, Natasha Favoretto Dias, Neusa Sakai Valente, Celina Wakisaba Maruta, Paulo Ricardo Criado

Journal: Allergol Int. 2018 Jan;67(1):114-118.

 

Chronic urticaria has an expressive prevalence in general population, especially in adults, and is defined by the presence of intermittent hives for six weeks or longer. Our study aims to characterize the histological patterns of chronic spontaneous urticaria, based on the inflammatory ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Urticaria" returned 74 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinical features of adolescents with chronic idiopathic or spontaneous urticaria: Review of omalizumab clinical trials.
 

Author(s): Stanley Goldstein, Susan Gabriel, Farid Kianifard, Benjamin Ortiz, David P Skoner

Journal: Ann. Allergy Asthma Immunol.. 2017 04;118(4):500-504.

 

Adults and adolescents were included in 3 phase 3 omalizumab trials in chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU): ASTERIA I, ASTERIA II, and GLACIAL.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Atopic Dermatitis and Allergic Urticaria: Cutaneous Manifestations of Immunodeficiency.
 

Author(s): Martin Robert Gaudinski, Joshua D Milner

Journal: Immunol Allergy Clin North Am. 2017 02;37(1):1-10.

 

Atopic dermatitis and allergic urticaria are common conditions of the skin that can also be the presenting symptoms of uncommon diseases. Defects leading to immunodeficiency may be associated with atopic dermatitis or allergic urticaria. Unusually severe or otherwise atypical presentations ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical practice guideline for diagnosis and management of urticaria.
 

Author(s): Kanokvalai Kulthanan, Papapit Tuchinda, Leena Chularojanamontri, Pattriya Chanyachailert, Wiwat Korkij, Amornsri Chunharas, Siriwan Wananukul, Wanida Limpongsanurak, Suwat Benjaponpitak, Wanee Wisuthsarewong, Kobkul Aunhachoke, Vesarat Wessagowit, Pantipa Chatchatee, Penpun Wattanakrai, Orathai Jirapongsananuruk, Jettanong Klaewsongkram, Nopadon Noppakun, Pakit Vichyanond, Puan Suthipinittharm, Kiat Ruxrungtham, Srisupalak Singalavanija, Jarungchit Ngamphaiboon

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Allergy Immunol.. 2016 Sep;34(3):190-200.

 

Urticaria is a common skin condition that can compromise quality of life and may affect individual performance at work or school. Remission is common in majority of patients with acute spontaneous urticaria (ASU); however, in chronic cases, less than 50% had remission. Angioedema ...

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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