I was diagnosed with Urticaria Pigmentosa in 1983 and things remained calm for most of the time except if I was in the sun, or having a hot shower. I was covered in Pigment marks on most of my body and limbs but not my face. This was till around 8 years ago and things
I am Belinda, and I have been ill throughout my life (now we have realized that it was mastocytosis but hadn’t been aggravated like now). In summer 2004 I became really ill. My year was full of stress and anxiety and very hectic. My parents had split up in the new year, I had a
Kylie and daughter Lucia’s Story
I’m Kylie and we have three daughters, my youngest Lucia is aged 7 months. Here is a bit about Lucia’s condition. Lucia was about 4 months old when she was diagnosed with Urticaria Pigmentosa, she had the spots on her body for about 2 months beforehand but the GP had no idea what they were
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