Difference Between Pruritus And Urticaria?
What is the difference between pruritus and urticaria? Even though both of them are itchy. thank you
Hello, Thank you for the question.
Pruritus and urticaria are two words with different meanings. Pruritus is a word that describes an itchy feeling on the skin of a person's body. Pruritus may be accompanied by the appearance of a rash on the skin. One of the skin rashes that can appear is urticaria. Urticaria / hives is a red, itchy skin rash, which is generally caused by an allergic reaction, for example to food, medications, cold air.
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