dermographia


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der·ma·tog·ra·phism

(dĕ'-mă-tog'ră-fizm)
A form of urticaria in which whealing occurs in the site and in the configuration of application of stroking (pressure, friction) of the skin.
Synonym(s): dermographia, dermographism.
[dermato- + G. graphō, to write]

dermography

, dermographia (dĕr-mŏg′ră-fē, dĕr″mō-grăf′ē-ă)
A form of urticaria due to allergy.

dermographia