Prurigo Pigmentosa after a Strict Ketogenic Diet

  title={Prurigo Pigmentosa after a Strict Ketogenic Diet},
  author={Jason D Michaels and Elika Hoss and D. Dicaudo and H. Price},
  journal={Pediatric Dermatology},
  • Jason D Michaels, Elika Hoss, +1 author H. Price
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Prurigo pigmentosa (PP) is a rare inflammatory dermatosis of unknown cause characterized by a predominantly truncal eruption of pruritic erythematous papules in a reticular pattern, resolving with hyperpigmentation. [...] Key Method We report a case of PP in a 17-year-old white boy. The eruption arose during strict adherence to a ketogenic diet.Expand Abstract
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