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I wonder whether there might be a single reason for the

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symtoms below: aquagenic pruritus benign muscle fasciculation Hashimoto...
I wonder whether there might be a single reason for the symtoms below:
aquagenic pruritus
benign muscle fasciculation
Hashimoto thyreoiditis
rheumatoid arthritis
fatigue
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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 1 year ago
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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 1 year ago

hashimoto thyroiditis and rheumatoid arthritis are both autoimmune conditions where your body's immune system produces too many antibodies which attack your own cells.

fatigue can be from both thyroiditis or rheumatoid arthritis.

benign muscle fasciculations usually is caused by excessive anxiety symptoms or lack of sleep or electrolyte imbalances or muscle exhaustion.

aquagenic pruritis is a rare condition

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3179019/

there is not one single reason to cause all of these conditions.

we are not sure if aquagenic pruritis is caused by an autoimmune component at this point

let me know if you have questions.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Dear *****,
Do you or your collegues (clinical immunology) have any idea how to relate these diseases to the inflammasome? I guess this might offer a novel treatment approach.
I am a physician in clinical research. There is no need for a quick reply.
Best regards,
Peter
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 1 year ago

http://www.nature.com/nm/journal/v21/n7/full/nm.3893.html

is a good article

inflammasome seems to be more related to MS, alzheimers and parkinsons disease than those you mentioned.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
very interesting article. I will be back with you the next days to come.
Best regards,
Peter
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 1 year ago

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Dear *****,Sorry for delay. Excellent service! The reference you provided upon the inflammasome is very interesting and I will read it the next days to come.I will be back afterwards. Rating is obligatory and will be most favorable.Hopefully, you can keep patient with me for a little while.Best regards,
PeterPeter J. Cnota, M.D.
D-61348 Bad Homburg
Germany
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