- Ein Bokek (Dead Sea)
Treatment prurigo nodularis in Ein Bokek (Dead Sea)
Prurigo nodularis is a form of dermatosis characterized by rashes in the form of nodules 3-5 mm in diameter with bubbles in the center. Accompanied by severe itching, and combing entails the formation of deep excoriations. A distinctive feature of pruritus is the localization of rashes on the extensor parts of the limbs, bypassing the flexor surface. Also, the rash is localized on the torso and face (mainly in children). Treatment is based on diet therapy, taking enzymes and vitamin complexes. Antihistamine and sedative preparations, ointments and creams with glucocorticoids, ultraviolet irradiation, electrosleep, phonophoresis with hydrocortisone, electrophoresis, inductothermia and microwave therapy sessions are prescribed.