Definition of nettlerash in English:


Line breaks: nettle|rash
Pronunciation: /ˈnɛtlraʃ


  • another term for urticaria (from its resemblance to the sting of a nettle).
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    • The homoeopathic tincture, Urtica, is frequently administered successfully for rheumatic gout, also for nettlerash and chickenpox, and externally for bruises.
    • Urticaria, hives or nettlerash, which are a side effect rather than a condition, are red, very itchy, swollen areas of the skin.
    • Itchy red weals on the skin are the major symptom, also known as urticaria or nettlerash.

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