Aquagenic pruritus

What is Aquagenic pruritus?

Aquagenic pruritus is a skin disease and the symptoms are severe intense itching with prickling like sensation on the skin. There are no any eruptions on the skin. The itching is aggravated by the contact with water.

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i am 20years old,height of 86cm and weigh between 75 to 80kg and have itches when my body gets wet be it water or sweat,someone told me is due to a...

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it is type of reaction known as physical urticaria -aquagenic urticaria.
it is very rare consition.
u must avoid contact with water and sweat as...

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sir iam getting fatty pimples on shoulder, face & back of body. How ican reduce it and back of my body iam small red circle patches, one of the...

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Thanks for posting your query.

For pimples you can apply clindamycin gel in the morning on the pimples.

At night you can apply Retino...

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