What causes papular urticaria?

Updated: Mar 21, 2018
  • Author: Henry K Wong, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Michael A Kaliner, MD  more...
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Papular urticaria is a variation of urticaria caused by insect bites (see the image below); the lesions may last longer than 24 hours.

Urticaria developed after bites from an imported f Urticaria developed after bites from an imported fire ant.

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