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, ...
Jun 20, 2016 ... Aquagenic pruritus is a condition in which contact with water of any temperature
causes intense itching without any visible skin changes.
Background: Aquagenic pruritus is characterized by pruritus after contact with
water; ... used in the treatment of several dermatoses associated with pruritus.
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 ...
When pruritus occurs during or after contact with water such as occurs in bathing,
it is called bathing pruritus which is a form of aquagenic pruritus. This is an ...
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.
Aug 26, 2014 ... Aquagenic pruritus is a rare skin condition that has been reported by
dermatologists. It is a harmless, yet very uncomfortable and sometimes ...
This article presents two case reports that discuss successful treatment for
aquagenic pruritus using hista- mine1 (H1) and/or histamine2 (H2)
Apr 10, 2001 ... This week's discovery concerns aquagenic pruritus, otherwise known as water-
induced itching. This common condition is essentially a problem ...