Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia
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DORTAS JR, Sérgio Duarte et al. Delayed pressure urticaria with systemic manifestations: case report. An. Bras. Dermatol. [online]. 2009, vol.84, n.6, pp.671-674. ISSN 0365-0596. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0365-05962009000600016.
Delayed Pressure Urticaria is considered a rare disease,with clinical diagnosis different from classical urticaria, with possible systemic manifestations. Therefore, it is Frequently underdiagnosed, even by specialists. In this article, the case of a patient with a typical history of pressure-induced lesions is presented. Because the patient had fever and leukocytosis, she was admitted to a hospital for investigation of infection.
Keywords : Classification; Diagnosis, differential; Urticaria.