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Aquagenic pruritus

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Aquagenic pruritus is a skin condition characterized by the development of severe, intense, prickling-like epidermal itching without observable skin lesions and ...

Aquagenic pruritus - NIH Rare Diseases - National Institutes of Health

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My 5-year-old daughter has just been told she has aquagenic pruritus. It is a very stressful time for us. Our main problem is getting her dressed in the morning, ...

AQUAGENIC PRURITUS: BENEATH WATER “LIES” - NCBI

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Aquagenic pruritus is a skin disease characterized by the development of severe itching on contact with water without observable skin lesions. The symptoms ...

Common symptom, uncommon cause - The Washington Post

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Apr 22, 2011 ... Grigsby was displaying the classic signs of a condition called aquagenic pruritus, a debilitating skin condition caused by water — not when she ...

Aquagenic Pruritus - Turner White Communications

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This article presents two case reports that discuss successful treatment for aquagenic pruritus using hista- mine1 (H1) and/or histamine2 (H2) antihistamines.

Why there has not been any cure for Aquagenic Pruritus? - Quora

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Aquagenic pruritus is a rare skin condition that has been reported by dermatologists. It is a harmless, yet very uncomfortable and sometimes disturbing condition ...

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Jul 29, 2014 ... I no longer have Aquagenic Pruritus!!! - the super intense itching of the skin due to exposure to water. Sounds great right? Gah! my legs used to ...

Prevalence and characteristics of aquagenic pruritus in a young ...

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According to Greaves et al, pharmacological studies has shown that aquagenic pruritus is associated with local release of acetyl choline in the skin, mast-cell ...

Aquagenic pruritus - when medicine is not enough - Signe Dean

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Jan 24, 2015 ... Aquagenic pruritus is so rare that until the 1980s it was hardly described in the medical literature. My boyfriend was diagnosed with it as a ...

In Sickness and in Health - Telegraph

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Apr 10, 2001 ... This week's discovery concerns aquagenic pruritus, otherwise known as water- induced itching. This common condition is essentially a problem ...

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How to Manage Aquagenic Pruritus
Does water make you itch? If so, you may be allergic to water. The condition, aquagenic pruritus, causes a severe itching sensation immediately after water of any temperature touches the skin. Humid weather, rain and perspiration can also provoke the... More »
Difficulty: Moderately Challenging
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Aquagenic pruritus - NIH Rare Diseases - National Institutes of Health

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Aquagenic pruritus is a condition in which contact with water of any temperature causes intense itching without any visible skin changes. The symptoms may ...

Treatment of aquagenic pruritus with topical capsaicin cream ...

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Background: Aquagenic pruritus is characterized by pruritus after contact with water; there are no objective cutaneous changes. Capsaicin, which induces the ...

Pruritus and Systemic Disease Clinical Presentation: History ...

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Mar 8, 2016 ... Patients with polycythemia vera may have aquagenic pruritus (after a hot bath or shower) with a prickly sensation, but this is not specific.