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
Translations

nettle rash

norticaria
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They can appear like a nettle rash with a red halo around the actual bite.
We carry not only clothes but antiseptic cream, antiseptic wipes, Calpol, cream to treat nettle rash and stings, plasters, dressings, even bandages.
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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Anthisan Bite and Sting Cream, inset, a topical antihistamine, can relief from pain, irritation and inflammation caused by insect bites, stings stinging nettle rash.
Skin irritation, especially a red and white rash known as urticaria, which looks like nettle rash and goes after 20 minutes.
QMY skin is always sensitive, really itchy and covered with red blotches that look like nettle rash.
She said she was examined by a police surgeon and found to have scratches, bruises and nettle rash.