• Hives (Urticaria) Complications

Complications of Hives (Urticaria)
  • The most severe complication of Urticaria is swelling of the throat or tongue causing difficulty in breathing.
  • Angioedema or swelling of the affected part due to accumulation of fluid. Severe angioedema can be life-threatening.
  • Chronic urticaria can have a considerable negative impact on the mood and quality of life of the patient suffering from it.
  • Living with frequently itchy skin can be uncomfortable and upsetting.