aquagenic

aquagenic

(ak″wă-jen′ĭk) [ aqua + -genic]
Caused by water.
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Summary: She has aquagenic pruritus, a rare disorder making her severely allergic to water.
The exclusion criteria for aquagenic wrinkling were used, and these are hyperhidrosis of the palms and soles and usage of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, angiotensin receptor blockers, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors.
Lindsey Coubray, 19, has aquagenic urticaria, which affects just one in 230 million people worldwide.
The little girl suffers from what doctors diagnosed as aquagenic urticaria or a reaction to water that causes her to break out in hives that are described as "blistery rashes" on a (https://www.gofundme.com/ivylynn) GoFundMe set up for her by her mother.
In studies performed in other centers splenomegaly either radiological or clinically palpable is present in 68%.6 Aquagenic pruritis is present in 50% of polycythemia patients in another study6 and 43% of all patients in our study while another study done in France revealed its presence in 67% of PRV patients.7
AQUAGENIC KERATODERMA--also known as aquagenic wrinkling of the palms, aquagenic syringeal keratoderma, and aquagenic palmoplantar keratoderma--is a rare disorder clinically characterized by transient excessive wrinkling of the palms shortly after immersion in water.
Exact definition of CIU/CSU differs between published guidelines,1,2 but the key defining features are, a) no external physical triggers (non-inducible); and daily or episodic symptoms for >6 weeks.1,2 The European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology/ Global Allergy and Asthma European Network/ European Dermatology Foundation/World Allergy Organization (EAACI/ GA(2) LEN/ EDF/ WAO) guidelines classify chronic urticaria into chronic inducible urticaria (dermatographic, cold by contact, delayed pressure, heat by contact, solar, aquagenic, cholinergic, contact, and vibratory) and chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU), previously called chronic idiopathic urticaria.
She is one of only 35 people in the world to suffer from aquagenic urticaria.
Urov and J Gorky presented quite a new definition of oil shale: "Oil shale is a sedimentary rock containing mainly aquagenic organic matter of the Early Mesocatagenetic stage of maturation, which is poorly soluble in low boiling organic solvents, but produces considerable amounts of liquid organic products (shale oil) by thermal decomposition".
Her family history revealed that her father suffers from chronic spinal pain particularly in the thoracic region with notable hyperkyphosis of the thoracic spine, bilateral wrist pain with weakness and aquagenic pruritis.