Which conditions should be considered in the evaluation of papular urticaria?

Updated: Feb 12, 2021
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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When evaluating a patient with papular urticaria, the following conditions should also be considered:

A variety of insects have been implicated. Carpet beetle dermatitis sometimes resembles papular urticaria, [31] as may botfly bites in their papular stage. [32]


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