Aquagenic pruritus is a skin condition characterized by the development of
severe, intense, prickling-like epidermal itching without observable skin lesions
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 is a skin disease characterized by the development of severe
itching on contact with water without observable skin lesions. The symptoms ...
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 ...
This article presents two case reports that discuss successful treatment for
aquagenic pruritus using hista- mine1 (H1) and/or histamine2 (H2)
Aquagenic pruritus is a rare skin condition that has been reported by
dermatologists. It is a harmless, yet very uncomfortable and sometimes disturbing
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Apr 10, 2001 ... This week's discovery concerns aquagenic pruritus, otherwise known as water-
induced itching. This common condition is essentially a problem ...