PUPPP


PUPPP
Acronym for pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy, an intensely pruritic, occasionally vesicular, eruption appearing in the third trimester of pregnancy, without effect on the fetus; spontaneous involution occurs within 10 days of term, and recurrence is rare in subsequent pregnancies. Negative lesional immunofluorescence microscopy helps to exclude herpes gestationis.
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pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy

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pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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