What Are Symptoms of Urticaria?

Signs and symptoms of urticaria include:

  • Batches of red or skin-colored welts (wheals)
  • Welts that vary in size, change shape, and appear and fade repeatedly as the reaction runs its course
  • Itching
  • Painful swelling (angioedema) of the lips, eyelids and inside the throat
  • Flare with triggers such as heat, exercise and stress
  • Persist for more than six weeks and to recur frequently and unpredictably, sometimes for months or years
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