Any Information About Water Allergy?

Q:
Any information about water allergy?

A:
Water allergy is a rare condition that can cause itch on the skin after contacting with water. It isn’t a true allergy to water but an allergy to certain substances in the water.

The common symptoms of water allergy include:

  • Wheals or small raised hives.
  • Intense itching.
  • Skin flushing.

These symptoms may appear on the skin in a few minutes after contacting with the water, such as showers, exposure to rain, sweating or crying.

There is no cure for the disease and the cause is still unknow.

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