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PUPPPS: Introduction

PUPPPS: Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of PUPPPS is available below.

Symptoms of PUPPPS

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with PUPPPS?

PUPPPS: Related Patient Stories

PUPPPS: Deaths

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PUPPPS: Complications

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Causes of PUPPPS

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Disease Topics Related To PUPPPS

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PUPPPS: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and PUPPPS

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PUPPPS: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: PUPPPS

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PUPPPS: Rare Types

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PUPPPS: Animations

Statistics for PUPPPS

PUPPPS: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of PUPPPS:

PUPPPS is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that PUPPPS, or a subtype of PUPPPS, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list PUPPPS as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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