Urticarial eruption in COVID-19 infection

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2020 Jun;34(6):e244-e245. doi: 10.1111/jdv.16472.


Coronavirus disease (COVID‐19) is spreading quickly across the world, until a pandemic condition was announced by the WHO on March. Many clinical manifestations of this virus are described and new symptoms are emerging particularly outside respiratory sphere, such as anosmia and ageusia which are recent ORL published symptoms. About skin manifestation, few cases of rashes on patients with laboratory‐confirmed Covid‐19 were described in two Chineses cohorts.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • COVID-19
  • COVID-19 Testing
  • Clinical Laboratory Techniques / methods*
  • Coronavirus Infections / diagnosis*
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Female
  • Hospitalization
  • Humans
  • Italy
  • Pandemics
  • Pneumonia, Viral / diagnosis*
  • Risk Assessment
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome / diagnosis*
  • Urticaria / diagnosis*
  • Urticaria / drug therapy