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Research & Reviews  5,409 results

Dupilumab for pediatric prurigo nodularis: A case report.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14464
Pediatric Dermatology REFERENCES; Fachler T, Maria Faitataziadou S et. al.

Nov 28th, 2020 - Herein we report on a 9-year-old girl with recalcitrant prurigo nodularis unresponsive to multiple standard treatments. She was started on dupilumab therapy with rapid improvement in pruritus within 2 weeks and near complete regression of lesions ...

US Prescription trends of antihistamines for atopic dermatitis, 2011-2016.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14445
Pediatric Dermatology REFERENCES; Garg S, Zhao J et. al.

Nov 28th, 2020 - Antihistamine use for primary treatment of atopic dermatitis (AD) is not recommended, but current guidelines state that sedating antihistamines are favored over non-sedating antihistamines for relief of burdensome pruritus. We analyzed the Nationa...

Treatment of Pain in Keloids Using Only a Long-Pulsed 1064 nm Nd:YAG Laser.
https://doi.org/10.1002/lsm.23363
Lasers in Surgery and Medicine REFERENCES; Patel PM, Bakus AD et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - Keloids are benign lesions arising from overproduction of the extracellular matrix and abnormal collagen deposition by dermal fibroblasts. This altered wound healing typically occurs in response to dermal trauma. Keloid treatment poses a challenge...

Elevated interleukin 31 serum levels in hemodialysis patients are associated with uremi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cyto.2020.155369
Cytokine Oweis AO, Al-Qarqaz F et. al.

Nov 22nd, 2020 - Uremic pruritus is a multifactorial devastating complication of renal failure, which has a significant negative impact on patients' quality of life including medical, psychological, as well as social aspects. It is also associated with an increase...

Muscle strength, physical performance, and metabolic changes after subtotal parathyroid...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2020.10.002
Surgery Jimeno-Fraile J, Cao H et. al.

Nov 21st, 2020 - Hyperparathyroidism in patients on chronic hemodialysis presents with bone pain, pruritus, and extra-skeletal calcifications. Little attention has been paid to low plasma protein concentrations and muscle weakness in these patients. The present st...

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Guidelines  17 results

Diagnosis and Management of Vulvar Skin Disorders: ACOG Practice Bulletin Summary, Numb...
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003945
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jun 26th, 2020 - Vulvar skin disorders include a variety of inflammatory conditions of the vulva that also may affect the extragenital area. Pruritus and pain are two of the most common presenting symptoms in vulvar clinics (). Vulvovaginal symptoms often are chro...

Diagnosis and Management of Vulvar Skin Disorders: ACOG Practice Bulletin, Number 224.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003944
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jun 26th, 2020 - Vulvar skin disorders include a variety of inflammatory conditions of the vulva that also may affect the extragenital area. Pruritus and pain are two of the most common presenting symptoms in vulvar clinics (). Vulvovaginal symptoms often are chro...

Nail Changes Following a Viral Infection: Photo Quiz
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1015/p497.html
American Family Physician;

Oct 14th, 2019 - A seven-year-old boy presented with abnormal growth of his fingernails that began two weeks prior. He had no other symptoms, including pain or pruritus on his hands or around his nails. He did not have fevers, chills, nausea, vomiting, or change i...

Pruritus (PDQ®)–Health Professional Version
https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/treatment/side-effects/skin-nail-changes/pruritus-hp-pdq

Aug 12th, 2019 - Pruritus (itching of the skin) can be a complication of cancer or its treatment. Get detailed information about the etiology, assessment, and interventions for pruritus in this summary for clinicians.

British Association of Dermatologists' guidelines for the investigation and management ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/bjd.16117
The British Journal of Dermatology; Millington GWM, Collins A et. al.

Jan 23rd, 2018 - British Association of Dermatologists' guidelines for the investigation and management of generalized pruritus in adults without an underlying dermatosis, 2018.|2018|Millington GWM,Collins A,Lovell CR,Leslie TA,Yong ASW,|administration & dosage,co...

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Drugs  703 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  6,369 results

Hydroxyzine pamoate - hydroxyzine pamoate capsule-Lake Erie Medical DBA Quality Care Products LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=a9d65c97-dea2-4f5e-aa03-c358c819368c

Nov 29th, 2020 - For symptomatic relief of anxiety and tension associated with psychoneurosis and as an adjunct in organic disease states in which anxiety is manifested. Useful in the management of pruritus due to allergic conditions such as chronic urticaria and ...

Dupilumab for pediatric prurigo nodularis: A case report.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14464
Pediatric Dermatology REFERENCES; Fachler T, Maria Faitataziadou S et. al.

Nov 28th, 2020 - Herein we report on a 9-year-old girl with recalcitrant prurigo nodularis unresponsive to multiple standard treatments. She was started on dupilumab therapy with rapid improvement in pruritus within 2 weeks and near complete regression of lesions ...

US Prescription trends of antihistamines for atopic dermatitis, 2011-2016.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14445
Pediatric Dermatology REFERENCES; Garg S, Zhao J et. al.

Nov 28th, 2020 - Antihistamine use for primary treatment of atopic dermatitis (AD) is not recommended, but current guidelines state that sedating antihistamines are favored over non-sedating antihistamines for relief of burdensome pruritus. We analyzed the Nationa...

Treatment of Pain in Keloids Using Only a Long-Pulsed 1064 nm Nd:YAG Laser.
https://doi.org/10.1002/lsm.23363
Lasers in Surgery and Medicine REFERENCES; Patel PM, Bakus AD et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - Keloids are benign lesions arising from overproduction of the extracellular matrix and abnormal collagen deposition by dermal fibroblasts. This altered wound healing typically occurs in response to dermal trauma. Keloid treatment poses a challenge...

Hydroxyzine hydrochloride - hydroxyzine tablet, film coated-Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=89901966-724b-4773-98b8-ea663ceabd53

Nov 23rd, 2020 - For symptomatic relief of anxiety and tension associated with psychoneurosis and as an adjunct in organic disease states in which anxiety is manifested. Useful in the management of pruritus due to allergic conditions such as chronic urticaria and ...

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News  551 results

Bezafibrate Improves Itch in Patients With Cholestatic Diseases
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940403

Nov 4th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Patients with moderate to severe primary or secondary sclerosing cholangitis experienced greater reduction of pruritis with bezafibrate than with placebo, a small trial found. Researchers examined data on 44 patients with primar...

Bezafibrate Improves Itch in Patients With Cholestatic Diseases
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940403

Nov 4th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Patients with moderate to severe primary or secondary sclerosing cholangitis experienced greater reduction of pruritis with bezafibrate than with placebo, a small trial found. Researchers examined data on 44 patients with primar...

Fast Five Quiz: Dermatitis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/940181_2

Nov 3rd, 2020 - Incessant pruritus (itchiness) is the central and most debilitating symptom of atopic dermatitis. According to guidelines from the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), essential features that must be present for diagnosis include pruritus and ec...

Fast Five Quiz: Severe Atopic Dermatitis in Adults
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/936693

Sep 8th, 2020 - Atopic dermatitis is a complex, persistent inflammatory skin disease characterized by pruritus, xerosis, and eczematous lesions. Estimates suggest that as many as 34% of adult patients with atopic dermatitis have severe disease, which is often acc...

Fast Five Quiz: Food Allergies
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/936716_3

Sep 7th, 2020 - Although anaphylaxis can occur without skin symptoms, cutaneous reactions are the most common clinical manifestations of an allergic reaction to a food or food additive. Peanuts remain the most common cause of severe food allergy symptoms and anap...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →