Hives NYC - (212) 644-6454 - New York, NY

New York Dermatology Board Certified Dermatologist 30 East 60th Street (Park/Madison) 8th Floor Suite 805 New York, NY 
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  • Ordinary hives may be widespread and disturbing to look at, but the vast majority of cases of hives do not lead to life-threatening complications. 
  •  urticaria) appear on the skin as wheals which are red, very itchy, smoothly elevated areas of skin often with a blanched center. 
  • In rare cases (some hereditary, others caused by bee stings or drug allergy), urticaria and angioedema are accompanied by a striking decrease in blood pressure (shock) and difficulty breathing. 
  • Swelling deeper in the skin that may accompany hives is called angioedema. 
  • Histamine causes fluid to leak from the local blood vessels, leading to swelling in the skin. 
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