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I am 22 years old and I have cough problem always. Also I have hair fall problem too. please suggest.?
What is the cure of fungal infection. I have ringworm like marks. Please suggest something. I took some antufungal ointments but when I apply tht I feel like burning.
Can you suggest me any good medicine or oil which make my beard grow big and thicker. As of now I don't have a good growth or thickness, its just here and there. So please suggest me a good method or supplement for the growth. I need a hard and thick beard on mu face.
Now a days I'm getting so much of pigmentation problem and its marks are existing on face. It is big size of pimples. Please suggest me some solution.
I am 23 year old male, suffering from Psoriasis Problem since childhood, many times I had took medicines but they didn't cure completely after some time it comes again over my legs, Head, Back.
Hi sir i am 20 year old young man I have baldness since from last 4 years how can I get back full hairs. Fed up of baldness
I am having itching problem in my full body ,eye and nose sneezing for last 4 months. I have taken so many medicines. Levocitrizen tab and many lotions applied calamine lotions. But while taking medicine I feel good as I stop the medicine again same problem persist .now I am unable to sustain without levocitrigen. Kindly suggest me.
My chin is burn and scars and wound in my chin can you please suggest me how to recover wounds and scars fastly?
I'm having black gums. I consulted doctor bt thy says its because of skin pigmentation and dsnt have solution. Bt whn I smile its embracing in front of others. Pls hlp if their is any solution to ths. Is there any way to get pink gums.
I use betnovate-c regularly before sleeping as it suited my skin because it makes my skin Softer and lighter. So is it safe to use it regularly?
Body acne is appeared in the body. It is increasing day by day. It is becoming in red colour. How can it be reduced.
Allergic reactions are the body’s way of responding to foreign substances. The body recognizes these substances (be it food, pollens, insect bites, etc.) as antigens and produces antibodies. These antibodies can cause various reactions depending on the severity of the allergen, be it skin rash, hives, or angioedema. In severe cases, there could be swelling of the tongue and the respiratory tract, leading to choking of the airways.
Literally, angioedema means swelling of the blood vessels. These are located in the underlying layers of the skin and their swelling can lead to formation of giant hives, which can be extremely itchy, reddish, and oval or circular in shape. The affected area I usually warm and painful to touch.
Angioedema is caused due to the following:
Food allergies including eggs, peanuts, shellfish, milk, tree nuts, chocolates, etc.
Insect bites or stings
Pollen, latex, animal dander, poison ivy, and other common allergens
Medications like aspirin, penicillin, ibuprofen, and some blood pressure medicines
In response to blood transfusions
Auto-immune disorders like lupus
Conditions like leukemia and thyroid disorders
Infections like hepatitis, cytomegalovirus infections, Epstein-Barr infections, etc.
Weather conditions like extremes of cold, heat, or pressure
Extreme emotional stress
Genetic angioedema, passed on from parents to children, which could last forever
While hives usually develop without any warning, the following condition puts a person at risk of developing angioedema.
Predisposition to allergic reactions (highly active immune system)
Previous history of allergies
Genetic history of allergies or angioedema
Most angioedema cases are limited to the skin and hives, but there could be severe cases leading to respiratory distress.
If it is the first instance of hives, the doctor would ask detailed questions about similar occurrence in the past. They would also check if there are similar hives on other parts of the body like the back, which you may have missed. If required, this examination is followed by allergy testing and blood testing. The allergy testing will help identify if you are allergic to some of the common things which cause allergy. The blood test will look for your eosinophil count, which is usually high in people prone to allergies. C1 esterase inhibitor test and complement particles also can be checked, if there is suspicion of genetic angioedema.
This would depend on the severity of symptoms
- In case of angioedema, admission in hospital may be needed.
- Tracheostomy may also become essential to save patients life.
- Vigorous therapy with intravenous medications like steroid, antihistamines and others may be needed.
- Under medical treatment, antihistamines like cetirizine and loratadine are prescribed. However, severe cases may require steroids like prednisolone.
Once you know what caused it, avoid exposure to these substances and further attacks can be prevented. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a doctor.