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Year : 1993  |  Volume : 59  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 117--119

Role of gastrointestinal parasites in urticaria

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Srabani Ghosh

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The 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.

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