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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Although less commonly, MPS patients have also reported autonomic dysfunction including diaphoresis, lacrimation, flushing, dermatographia, pilomotor activity, and temperature changes (5), which adds to the uncertainty surrounding the sensitivity and specificity of differential diagnosis of FM versus MPS.
(http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dermatographia/basics/definition/con-20025360) Dermatographia is also known as skin writing.