Cholinergic Urticaria, Treatment for Chronic Cholinergic Urticaria

What is Cholinergic Urticaria?

Cholinergic urticaria is a relatively common disorder of the immune system characterized by an immediate skin reaction to heat, emotional stress, and/or exercise.Cholinergic urticaria occurs in both men and women, but it seems to be more common in men than in women. Cholinergic urticaria is one of the physical urticarias brought on by a physical stimulus. Although the physical stimulus might be considered to be heat, the actual precipitating cause is sweating.

Cholinergic urticaria is the rash caused by sweating results in a distinct red rash consisting of hives that are 2-5 mm in diameter.  It occurs after exercise even though sweating due to stress can provoke a attack.

What causes Cholinergic Urticaria ?

Here are the list of common causes ofCholinergic Urticaria

Infection - viral upper respiratory infections (especially in children) and infectious mononucleosis, viral hepatitis; bacterial (strep throat, sinusitis, dental abscess, otitis); vaginitis; fungal (tineas); helminthic; protozoan. Helicobacter pylori has been increasingly associated with, and its eradication may stop, chronic urticaria.

Cholinergic Urticaria Treatment:

There is no medical cure for Cholinergic Urticaria. The condition can be controlled with strong medications. Cholinergic Urticaria sometimes gets better on its own and can even disappear completely after a few years.





Skin Disorders and Diseases

Androgenic Alopecia
Acanthosis Nigricans
Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Acne
Acne Vulgaris
Acne Treatment
Acrochordons
Actinic Keratosis
Angioma
Erythroderma
Facial Rashes
Folloculitis
Ringworm
White Spots
Aphthous Ulcers
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis
Atypical Moles
Barnacles of Aging
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bateman's Purpura

 

Cellulite
Cholinergic Urticaria
Chilblain
Contact Allergy
Cherry Angioma
Chondrodermatitis Helicis
Clark's Nevus
Dermatofibroma
Dandruff
Darkcircles Under Eyes
Eczema
Dry Skin
Mastocytosis
Pruritis Ani
Berloque Dermatitis
Boils
Blackheads
Bullous Pemphigoid
Hand Eczema
Perioral Dermatitis
Oily Skin
Candida



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