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Role of gastrointestinal parasites in urticaria
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Ghosh S, Kanwar A J, Dhar S, Kaur S. Role of gastrointestinal parasites in urticaria. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1993;59:117-119
AbstractThe role of gastrointestinal parasites as aetiological factor in chronic urticaria was evaluated in 300 patients. Fifty nine (19.66%) patients were detected to have intestinal parasites compared to 18% among the control group. The difference was statistically insignificant. No significant improvement was noted with specific treatment of helminthic infestation.