Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy in twin and triplet pregnancies

@article{Elling2000PruriticUP,
  title={Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy in twin and triplet pregnancies},
  author={S. V. Elling and P. Mckenna and F. Powell},
  journal={Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology},
  year={2000},
  volume={14}
}
Background Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy (PUPPP) is a common dermatosis of unknown aetiology. Multiple pregnancies occur frequently in most reported series of PUPPP and increased abdominal distension has been considered a factor in its causation. 
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Summary We report two unusually florid cases of polymorphic eruption of pregnancy (PEP) or pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy, the first occurring in a triplet pregnancy, and theExpand
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An intensely pruritic cutaneous eruption that occurs in the third trimester of pregnancy is reported and is proposed to be termed "pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy (PUPPP)". Expand
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PUPPP is a distinct dermatosis of pregnancy that has recently been associated with abdominal skin distention and two cases are described, a triplet pregnancy and a case of polyhydramnios, that support this association. Expand
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To the Editor.— Lawley et al (241: 1696, 1979) presented seven cases of a heretofore undescribed rash that they designated "pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy (PUPPP)." TheExpand
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