John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Adrenergic urticaria Volume 9, numéro 2, March 1999

  • Page(s) : 137-8
  • Année de parution : 1999

A 53-year-old man was referred for investigation of chronic urticaria of 9 months duration. His medical background was unremarkable except for reactive depression and 3 syncopal attacks. Physical examination was normal. Routine laboratory tests were negative. No explanation was found for his syncope. Prick-tests to controls showed: histamine ­/codeine +; prick-tests to a panel of pneumallergens were negative. These tests stressed [...]