dermatographia


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dermatographia

(ˌdɜːmətəˈɡræfɪə)
n
a common medical condition in which lightly rubbing the skin produces red, often raised, temporary marks
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org/diseases-conditions/dermatographia/basics/definition/con-20025360) Dermatographia is also known as skin writing.
Dermatographia (sustained wheal and flare reaction following mild pressure to the skin) was present and remained exaggerated through-out the examination on the lower limbs but worse on the left lower limb.