Vibratory angioedema

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Vibratory angioedema
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Vibratory angioedema is a form of physical urticaria that may be an inherited autosomal dominant trait,[1] or may be acquired after prolonged exposure to occupational vibration.[2]: 155 [3]

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  1. Boyden SE, Desai A, Cruse G, Young ML, Bolan HC, Scott LM, et al. (February 2016). "Vibratory Urticaria Associated with a Missense Variant in ADGRE2". N. Engl. J. Med. 374 (7): 656–63. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1500611. PMC 4782791. PMID 26841242.
  2. James, William; Berger, Timothy; Elston, Dirk (2005). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. (10th ed.). Saunders. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.
  3. Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. p. 267. ISBN 978-1-4160-2999-1.