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Hives and Angioedema (cont.)

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REFERENCES:

Guy, Allysia M., and Richard H. Sinert. "Angioedema." eMedicine.com. Apr. 14, 2010. <http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/756261-overview>.

Linscott, M. Scott. "Urticaria." eMedicine.com. Apr. 2, 2010. <http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/762917-overview>.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/4/2014

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