Prurigo

Known as: PRURITIC RASH, itchy rash, Prurigo [Disease/Finding] 
A name applied to several itchy skin eruptions of unknown cause. The characteristic course is the formation of a dome-shaped papule with a small… (More)
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1942-2017
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2016
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2016
To the Editor: Zika virus (ZIKV), an emerging flavivirus, generally causes mild infection in humans but is associated with severe… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Previous reports have suggested that certain probiotics given to mothers and children at risk of atopy halves the… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Vancomycin and fluoroquinolones are commonly used in patients with a history of penicillin allergy. OBJECTIVE To… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND IL-31 is a novel T-cell-derived cytokine that induces severe pruritus and dermatitis in transgenic mice, and signals… (More)
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2006
2006
Prurigo pigmentosa is a distinctive inflammatory disease first described by the Japanese dermatologist Masaji Nagashima in 1971… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND The prevalence of atopic dermatitis (AD) is increasing in Western societies. The hygiene hypothesis proposes that this… (More)
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2004
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2004
Atopy can be defined as the genetically determined risk to develop allergic disease. Avoidance of one specific allergen may… (More)
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2002
2002
Despite high seroprevalence there are few recent studies of the effect of HIV on hospitals in sub-Saharan Africa. We examined… (More)
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1992
1992
Seven patients with nodular prurigo, five patients with lichenified eczema and seven control volunteers were studied… (More)
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1985
1985
In a study of 46 patients with nodular prurigo (NP), potential metabolic causes of pruritus, such as anaemia, hepatic dysfunction… (More)
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