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We know that as a GP, it can be difficult to maintain a working knowledge of multiple conditions. We’ve developed this practical guide making it easier for you to read up on the definitions of allergy, autoimmunity and urticaria.
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Desloratadine Summary of Product Characteristics. 2016. Available at https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/4888/smpc.
EAACI/GA2LEN/EDF WAO guidelines for chronic spontaneous urticaria. 2017 update: in press.
Ebastine Summary of Product Characteristics. Available at https://mri.cts-mrp.eu/download/DE_H_0742_002_FinalSPC_1of2.pdf.
Fexofenadine Summary of Product Characteristics. 2014. Available at https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/3488/smpc.
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