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Urticaria MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Urticaria
Tree Number(s)
C17.800.862.945
C20.543.480.904
Unique ID
D014581
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014581
Scope Note
A vascular reaction of the skin characterized by erythema and wheal formation due to localized increase of vascular permeability. The causative mechanism may be allergy, infection, or stress.
Entry Term(s)
Hives
Urticarial Wheals
NLM Classification #
WR 170
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2023/04/14
Urticaria Preferred
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