Pruritogenic mediators in psoriasis vulgaris: comparative evaluation of itch-associated cutaneous factors.

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BACKGROUND Although some patients with psoriasis vulgaris also complain of severe pruritus, the data available regarding pruritus in psoriasis are sparse. OBJECTIVES To clarify the mechanism and mediators involved in the pruritus of psoriasis vulgaris, we compared itch-associated factors in lesional skin from psoriatic patients vs. skin without pruritus… (More)

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@article{Nakamura2003PruritogenicMI, title={Pruritogenic mediators in psoriasis vulgaris: comparative evaluation of itch-associated cutaneous factors.}, author={Masayuki Nakamura and Masahiko Toyoda and M. Morohashi}, journal={The British journal of dermatology}, year={2003}, volume={149 4}, pages={718-30} }