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What causes those itchy hives and what can be done about them?
Hives are those awful, itchy red raised welts on your skin. They are caused when mast cells in your skin are triggered to release histamine.
There are two types of hives, short-term hives (acute urticaria) and long-term hives (chronic urticaria). If you have had hives for less than 6 weeks, you probably have acute urticaria.
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