Hives and Angioedema (cont.)
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Hives and Angioedema Diagnosis
A health care professional will examine you and ask questions about how the hives or angioedema started. Tell him or her about the following:
If a health care professional cannot tell what triggered your hives or angioedema, he or she may recommend that you see an allergy specialist (allergist). Even using special skin tests, however, it is often not possible to identify the trigger of hives.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/22/2015
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