Acute Urticaria Induced by Oral Methylprednisolone

@inproceedings{Jang2011AcuteUI,
  title={Acute Urticaria Induced by Oral Methylprednisolone},
  author={Eun Jung Jang and Hyun Jung Jin and Young Hee Nam and Joo Hee Kim and Young Min Ye and Hae Sim Park},
  booktitle={Allergy, asthma & immunology research},
  year={2011}
}
Although corticosteroids have immunosuppressive, anti-inflammatory, and anti-allergic effects, allergic reactions are rare. We report a case involving a 52-year-old-female with acute urticaria caused by oral methylprednisolone. The patient had experienced aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease (AERD) for 13 years with frequent asthma exacerbations… CONTINUE READING