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What things trigger cholinoergic urticaurticaria?

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You may get these hives when you:

Some people may get them if their body reacts to an antibody in their own sweat called immunoglobulin-G (IgG).

  • Take a hot shower or bath
  • Work up a sweat from exercise
  • Spend time in a hot climate
  • Wear a tight, clingy bandage
  • Get nervous and start to sweat

SOURCES :

DermNet New Zealand Trust: "Cholinergic urticaria."

Deacock, SJ. . August 2008. Clinical and Experimental Immunology

World Allergy Organization: "Urticaria and Angioedema: Synopsis."

Asthma Center Research and Education Fund: "Urticaria and Angioedema."

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Exercise-Induced Urticaria: Treatment."

MayoClinic.org: "Chronic Hives (Urticaria): Lifestyle and home remedies."

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on March 18, 2018

SOURCES :

DermNet New Zealand Trust: "Cholinergic urticaria."

Deacock, SJ. . August 2008. Clinical and Experimental Immunology

World Allergy Organization: "Urticaria and Angioedema: Synopsis."

Asthma Center Research and Education Fund: "Urticaria and Angioedema."

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Exercise-Induced Urticaria: Treatment."

MayoClinic.org: "Chronic Hives (Urticaria): Lifestyle and home remedies."

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on March 18, 2018

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