nettle rash


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nettle rash

n
(Pathology) a nontechnical name for urticaria

net′tle rash`



n.
hives caused by contact with various plants.
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Noun1.nettle rash - an itchy skin eruption characterized by weals with pale interiors and well-defined red marginsnettle rash - an itchy skin eruption characterized by weals with pale interiors and well-defined red margins; usually the result of an allergic response to insect bites or food or drugs
rash, roseola, skin rash, efflorescence - any red eruption of the skin
hypersensitivity reaction - an inappropriate and excessive reaction to an allergen (as pollen or dust or animal hair or certain foods); severity ranges from mild allergy to severe systemic reactions leading to anaphylactic shock
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nettle rash

norticaria
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In fact this woman had a mystery allergy which caused her body to break out in hives (nettle rash), every day, I know the picture well.
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We carry not only clothes but antiseptic cream, antiseptic wipes, Calpol, cream to treat nettle rash and stings, plasters, dressings, even bandages.
But on September 28, 2012, Mrs Morse took Ryan to the doctors again after he came home with a rash on his hands that looked like a "nettle rash".
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The number of people using A&E for problems so minor they don't even need treatment, like nettle rash, also costs the NHS a fortune.
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Q MY skin is always sensitive, really itchy and covered with red blotches that look like nettle rash. I feel fine but it's getting me down.
It's estimated that up to 10 per cent of people are sulphite sensitive, with reactions ranging from flushed skin and urticaria (nettle rash), to raised blood pressure, abdominal pain, nausea and diarrhoea.