DERMATOGRAPHISM By N., Sam M.S. - 0 Type of hives that raises welts on the skin where it has been scratched. Also caused autographism- dermographia. DERMATOGRAPHISM: "Dermatographism is a type of hives." Related Psychology Terms PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGIC DISORDERS (GENERAL) EMOTION (General) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION SKIN SENSES (Cutaneous Sense) CHILD ABUSE (The Battered-Child Syndrome) STIMULUS (literally “goad”) SCHIZOPHRENIA (OTHER TYPES) HALLUCINATION ANAPHYLAXIS KORSAKOFF’S SYNDROME (Amne- sic-Confabulatory Syndrome) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DERMATOGRAPHISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dermatographism/ (accessed June 26, 2022).