Prurigo nodularis associated with advanced gastric cancer: report of a case.

Abstract

In a male Japanese patient, prurigo nodularis (PN) appeared in association with gastric cancer. The cutaneous pruriginous lesions dramatically improved soon after total gastrectomy without any treatment for the skin lesions. Peripheral eosinophilia seen before the operation also rapidly disappeared. These data suggest that some cytokines involved in gastric… (More)

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@article{Funaki1996PrurigoNA, title={Prurigo nodularis associated with advanced gastric cancer: report of a case.}, author={Motoko Funaki and Tadao Ohno and Satoshi Dekio and J Jidoi and Chisa Nakagawa and Syuichi Kin and Kikuko Tamura}, journal={The Journal of dermatology}, year={1996}, volume={23 10}, pages={703-7} }