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Descriptor English:   Urticaria 
Descriptor Spanish:   Urticaria 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Urticária 
Synonyms English:   Hives
Tree Number:   C17.800.862.945
Definition English:   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. 
Indexing Annotation English:   a form of immediate hypersensitivity; note X ref
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   14983 
Unique Identifier:   D014581 

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