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Urtikaria: Die häufigste dermatologische Erkrankung


Ballmer-Weber, B K; Kündig, T (2010). Urtikaria: Die häufigste dermatologische Erkrankung. Therapeutische Umschau, 67(4):167-173.

Abstract

Urticaria is a very frequent disease. The life time risk to experience at least one episode of urticaria is around 15 - 25 %. This article summarizes the most important definitions, classifications and diagnostic procedures in urticaria, as well as the evidence based management of urticaria. The recommendations given in this article are in accordance with two recent position papers by the European Academy of Allergology and Clinical Immunology (EAACI), the Global Allergy and Asthma European Network (GA2LEN), the European Dermatology Forum (EDF), and the World Allergy Organization (WAO).

Abstract

Urticaria is a very frequent disease. The life time risk to experience at least one episode of urticaria is around 15 - 25 %. This article summarizes the most important definitions, classifications and diagnostic procedures in urticaria, as well as the evidence based management of urticaria. The recommendations given in this article are in accordance with two recent position papers by the European Academy of Allergology and Clinical Immunology (EAACI), the Global Allergy and Asthma European Network (GA2LEN), the European Dermatology Forum (EDF), and the World Allergy Organization (WAO).

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Other titles:Urticaria - the most frequent dermatological disease
Item Type:Journal Article, refereed, original work
Communities & Collections:04 Faculty of Medicine > University Hospital Zurich > Dermatology Clinic
Dewey Decimal Classification:610 Medicine & health
Language:German
Date:2010
Deposited On:08 Jan 2011 14:46
Last Modified:05 Apr 2016 14:33
Publisher:Hans Huber
ISSN:0040-5930
Publisher DOI:https://doi.org/10.1024/0040-5930/a000030
PubMed ID:20336616

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