Hives, otherwise known as urticaria is a reaction of the skin that is caused by multiple reasons e.g. certain foods, drugs, infection or stress.

 

Symptoms of hives 

  • Lesions quickly appears
  • Red, itchy areas of swelling 
  • Blotches
  • Blisters
  • Wheals
  • Itchy 

 

Treatment of hives 

  • Antihistamine 
  • Cooling creams 
  • Oral steroids 

 

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