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Research & Reviews  5,119 results

A randomized controlled study of 6% gabapentin topical formulation for chronic kidney d...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijd.14953
International Journal of Dermatology References; Aquino TMO, Luchangco KAC et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Novel agents with good safety profiles are needed in the management of chronic kidney disease-associated pruritus (CKD-AP). This study aims to assess the efficacy and safety of topical gabapentin in the treatment of CKD-AP. The authors conducted a...

CME Part II: Immune checkpoint inhibitor-related dermatologic adverse events.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2020.03.132
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology; Geisler AN, Phillips GS et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Immune checkpoint inhibitors (CPI) have emerged as a pillar in the management of advanced malignancies. However, nonspecific immune activation may lead to immune-related adverse events (irAEs), wherein the skin and its appendages are the most freq...

In vivo Imaging of Sarcoptes scabiei infestation using Line-field Confocal Optical Cohe...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jdv.16671
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology : JEADV; Ruini C, Schuh S et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Scabies remains a worldwide spread disease of considerable health and economic burden with repeated outbreaks in community settings.(1) Scabies agent is the ectoparasite Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominis; this invisible mite causes a progressive rash...

What is causing this patient's severe pruritus?
https://doi.org/10.1097/01.JAA.0000662428.39636.70
JAAPA : Official Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants; Probst EA, Smith AL et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - What is causing this patient's severe pruritus?|2020|Probst EA,Smith AL,Abad JD,|

The Role of Genetics, the Environment, and Epigenetics in Atopic Dermatitis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-3449-2_4
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Mu Z, Zhang J

May 23rd, 2020 - Atopic Dermatitis (AD) is a common inflammatory disease with a genetic background. The prevalence of AD has been increasing in many countries. AD patients often have manifestations of pruritus, generalized skin dryness, and eczematous lesions. The...

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Guidelines  13 results

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...

Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Atopic Dermatitis 2016.
https://doi.org/10.1111/1346-8138.13392
The Journal of Dermatology; Saeki H, Nakahara T et. al.

Apr 14th, 2016 - Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a disease characterized by relapsing eczema with pruritus as a primary lesion. Most patients have an atopic predisposition. The definitive diagnosis of AD requires the presence of all three features: (i) pruritus; (ii) ty...

Seborrheic Dermatitis and Dandruff: A Comprehensive Review
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4852869/
Journal of Clinical and Investigative Dermatology; Borda LJ,et al

Dec 30th, 2015 - Seborrheic Dermatitis (SD) and dandruff are of a continuous spectrum of the same disease that affects the seborrheic areas of the body. Dandruff is restricted to the scalp, and involves itchy, flaking skin without visible inflammation. SD can affe...

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Drugs  655 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  6,051 results

A randomized controlled study of 6% gabapentin topical formulation for chronic kidney d...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijd.14953
International Journal of Dermatology References; Aquino TMO, Luchangco KAC et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Novel agents with good safety profiles are needed in the management of chronic kidney disease-associated pruritus (CKD-AP). This study aims to assess the efficacy and safety of topical gabapentin in the treatment of CKD-AP. The authors conducted a...

CME Part II: Immune checkpoint inhibitor-related dermatologic adverse events.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2020.03.132
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology; Geisler AN, Phillips GS et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Immune checkpoint inhibitors (CPI) have emerged as a pillar in the management of advanced malignancies. However, nonspecific immune activation may lead to immune-related adverse events (irAEs), wherein the skin and its appendages are the most freq...

In vivo Imaging of Sarcoptes scabiei infestation using Line-field Confocal Optical Cohe...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jdv.16671
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology : JEADV; Ruini C, Schuh S et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Scabies remains a worldwide spread disease of considerable health and economic burden with repeated outbreaks in community settings.(1) Scabies agent is the ectoparasite Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominis; this invisible mite causes a progressive rash...

What is causing this patient's severe pruritus?
https://doi.org/10.1097/01.JAA.0000662428.39636.70
JAAPA : Official Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants; Probst EA, Smith AL et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - What is causing this patient's severe pruritus?|2020|Probst EA,Smith AL,Abad JD,|

The Role of Genetics, the Environment, and Epigenetics in Atopic Dermatitis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-3449-2_4
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Mu Z, Zhang J

May 23rd, 2020 - Atopic Dermatitis (AD) is a common inflammatory disease with a genetic background. The prevalence of AD has been increasing in many countries. AD patients often have manifestations of pruritus, generalized skin dryness, and eczematous lesions. The...

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News  573 results

New Option for Dry, Itchy Skin in End-Stage Kidney Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927865

Mar 30th, 2020 - Opioid receptor modulators might be key to the treatment of pruritus in hemodialysis patients with end-stage kidney disease, results from a new phase 3 study show. Research on pruritus in this population has been scant, and studies have been under...

Stage I mycosis fungoides is the general dermatologist’s bailiwick
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/219737/nonmelanoma-skin-cancer/stage-i-mycosis-fungoides-general-dermatologists/page/0/1?channel=39212

Mar 28th, 2020 - When to suspect mycosis fungoides “Mycosis fungoides is a great masquerader,” the dermatologist observed. For that reason, it deserves to be included in the differential diagnosis of an atypical psoriasiform or eczematoid rash, any new-onset rash.

FDA approves immunotherapy combo for liver cancer
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/218836/gastroenterology/fda-approves-immunotherapy-combo-liver-cancer/page/0/1?channel=37225

Mar 11th, 2020 - Safety profile The nivolumab-ipilimumab combination had an “acceptable” safety profile overall in the CheckMate-040 trial, wrote lead study author Thomas Yao, MD, of the University at Hong Kong, China, and colleagues in their study abstract, which.

Nemolizumab tames itching in prurigo nodularis patients in phase 2 study
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/217918/medical-dermatology/nemolizumab-tames-itching-prurigo-nodularis-patients?channel=39212
Heidi Splete

Feb 26th, 2020 - Adults with moderate to severe prurigo nodularis who were treated with the investigational drug nemolizumab showed significant improvement in itching, compared with patients treated with placebo, according to data from a phase 2 trial of 70 patien.

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Patient Education  9 results see all →