Generalized Urticaria with Use of Diphencyprone in the Treatment of Warts

May 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 5 | Case Reports | 529 | Copyright © May 2007

Brittney L. Culp MS, Michael J. Wells MD

Generalized urticaria is an adverse and serious side effect of diphencyprone. We report a case in order to advise of the possibility of associated type I hypersensitivity reaction (urticaria), which could progress to a more severe or life-threatening adverse reaction.