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Case Report


Recurrent urticaria lesions in a heparin-allergic patient: Most likely another form of “recall urticaria”


Z. Caliskaner*, M. Karaayvaz**, S. Öztürk***,

* Assistant Professor. Specialist in Allergy and Internal Medicine. ** Professor, Specialist in Allergy and
Pediatrics; Director of the Department. *** Specialist in Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine

J Invest Allergol Clin Immunol 2005; Vol. 15(1): 78-80



In this report we describe a female patient with a history of heparin allergy and recurrent urticaria lesions at definite locations where the heparin injections were administered previously.

Key Words: heparin, recall urticaria.