Scratch -action

Known as: Scratch, Scratching 
To wear away a surface with a sharp object.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The mechanisms that generate itch are poorly understood at both the molecular and cellular levels despite its clinical importance… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Histamine provokes itching and is a major skin disease complaint. Histamine is known to excite a subset of sensory neurons… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Histamine is a potent mediator of itch in humans, yet histamine H(1) receptor antagonists have been shown to be of… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Considerable evidence suggests that arginine vasopressin (AVP) is critically involved in the regulation of many social and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The role of histamine H(1), H(2), H(3) and H(4) receptors in acute itch induced by histamine was investigated in female BalbC… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Cell migration is a complex phenomenon that requires the coordination of numerous cellular processes. Investigation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We compared the behavioral effects of treatment with pruritogenic and algesiogenic agents in mice. The animals were given… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
The age-standardized mortality ratio (SMR) is a relative index of mortality, expressing the mortality experience of the study… (More)
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1971
Highly Cited
1971
Rats with hippocampal damage are reported to be hyperactive in novel environments, 'perseverative' and resistant to extinction on… (More)
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1957
Highly Cited
1957
A method has been described for the study of the central effects produced by the intracerebral injection of drugs in the… (More)
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