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Hives on hips, back, feet, arms, legs, groin area, throat swollen

Getting hives daily mostly on my hips, back and sides. Ive had them on my feet ,arms legs and groin area several times as well. Usually happens after a shower70%. About 3 Weeks ago I spent the night in the hospital lip swelled up(that happened once 3wks before that) also really bad hive and apparently my throat was swelling as well. I didnt notice the throat swelling didnt have an itchy throat or problems breathing emerg doc said it was
Asked On : Fri, 18 May 2012
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General Surgeon 's  Response
Feb 2018
I hope you know what you got as a lip swelling is called an ''angio-neurotic edema'' and can be a serious problem.
You have to take every care to carry your medicines in your emergency kit - I advise my patient to carry an anti-allergic and steroids in tablet and injection forms along with injection adrenalin (life saving) 24/7= always.
Now you can take a regular course of 3 weeks as per your Doctors advise.
Answered: Sun, 30 Mar 2014
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