chronic urticaria


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Related to chronic urticaria: Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria

chron·ic ur·ti·car·i·a

a form of urticaria in which the wheals recur frequently, or persist.
Synonym(s): urticaria chronica

chronic urticaria

Urticaria that occurs frequently for 6 weeks or more. It is often associated with angioedema and/or autoimmune disease.
See also: urticaria
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