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ALLMedicine™ Pruritus Center

Research & Reviews  5,633 results

Treatment of pruritus with botulinum toxin in a pediatric patient with Fox-Fordyce dise...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14552
Pediatric Dermatology; Klager S, Kumar MG

Jun 1st, 2021 - Fox-Fordyce disease is a chronic pruritic disorder of apocrine sweat glands that is often associated with significantly decreased quality of life. With no definitive cure, affected patients are often treated with topical corticosteroids as first-l...

Hepatitis C Prevalence and Validation of a Clinical Prediction Score for Targeted Scree...
https://doi.org/10.1177/23259582211022469
Journal of the International Association of Providers of ... Torpey K, Ogyiri L et. al.

Jun 1st, 2021 - WHO recommends hepatitis C (HCV) screening for all people living with HIV (PLHIV). Yet, HCV coinfection was shown to be rare in some Sub-Saharan HIV cohorts, and targeted testing was suggested more efficient for such settings. We studied HCV preva...

Approach to the Patient with Chronic Pruritus.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mcna.2021.04.007
The Medical Clinics of North America; Lipman ZM, Ingrasci G et. al.

Jun 1st, 2021 - Chronic pruritus (itch lasting ≥6 weeks) is a bothersome chief complaint that may present in a broad variety of diseases. Most itch-causing diagnoses fit into 1 of 5 categories (inflammatory, secondary to systemic disease, neuropathic, chronic pru...

Polycythemia Vera: Rapid Evidence Review.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/34060791
American Family Physician; Fox S, Griffin L et. al.

Jun 1st, 2021 - Polycythemia vera is one of three stem-cell-derived myeloid malignancies commonly known as myeloproliferative neoplasms. It is characterized by erythrocytosis, often with associated leukocytosis and thrombocytosis. It has a significant negative im...

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Guidelines  19 results

Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Consult Series #53: Intrahepatic cholestasis of pre...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2020.11.002
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; , Lee RH et. al.

Nov 16th, 2020 - Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy is a hepatic disorder characterized by pruritus and an elevation in serum bile acid levels. Although intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy poses little risk for women, this condition carries a significant risk...

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.

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Drugs  763 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  6,667 results

A Farmer With Diffuse Pruritus and a Suntan That Won't Fade
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/952272

Jun 7th, 2021 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Treatment of pruritus with botulinum toxin in a pediatric patient with Fox-Fordyce dise...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14552
Pediatric Dermatology; Klager S, Kumar MG

Jun 1st, 2021 - Fox-Fordyce disease is a chronic pruritic disorder of apocrine sweat glands that is often associated with significantly decreased quality of life. With no definitive cure, affected patients are often treated with topical corticosteroids as first-l...

Hepatitis C Prevalence and Validation of a Clinical Prediction Score for Targeted Scree...
https://doi.org/10.1177/23259582211022469
Journal of the International Association of Providers of ... Torpey K, Ogyiri L et. al.

Jun 1st, 2021 - WHO recommends hepatitis C (HCV) screening for all people living with HIV (PLHIV). Yet, HCV coinfection was shown to be rare in some Sub-Saharan HIV cohorts, and targeted testing was suggested more efficient for such settings. We studied HCV preva...

Approach to the Patient with Chronic Pruritus.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mcna.2021.04.007
The Medical Clinics of North America; Lipman ZM, Ingrasci G et. al.

Jun 1st, 2021 - Chronic pruritus (itch lasting ≥6 weeks) is a bothersome chief complaint that may present in a broad variety of diseases. Most itch-causing diagnoses fit into 1 of 5 categories (inflammatory, secondary to systemic disease, neuropathic, chronic pru...

Polycythemia Vera: Rapid Evidence Review.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/34060791
American Family Physician; Fox S, Griffin L et. al.

Jun 1st, 2021 - Polycythemia vera is one of three stem-cell-derived myeloid malignancies commonly known as myeloproliferative neoplasms. It is characterized by erythrocytosis, often with associated leukocytosis and thrombocytosis. It has a significant negative im...

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News  565 results

A Farmer With Diffuse Pruritus and a Suntan That Won't Fade
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/952272

Jun 7th, 2021 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Difelikefalin Safe, Effective for Kidney Disease-Associated Pruritus
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949033

Apr 8th, 2021 - Difelikefalin, an investigational intravenous (IV) drug for treating itch (pruritus) in patients with end-stage renal disease on hemodialysis, was safe and effective in two parallel pivotal trials in which 796 patients on dialysis received the dru...

Fast Five Quiz: Atopic Dermatitis and Type 2 Cytokines
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/944891

Mar 2nd, 2021 - Atopic dermatitis is a chronic inflammatory skin condition characterized by pruritus, erythema, lichenification, and excoriation. These clinical manifestations result in an impaired quality of life, especially in patients with moderate to severe d...

Dupilumab Curbed Itch Intensity, Frequency in Children With Severe Eczema
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943807

Jan 7th, 2021 - Dupilumab treatment with concomitant topical corticosteroids provided rapid and sustained improvement in itch intensity and frequency in children aged 6-11 years with severe atopic dermatitis. Dr Gil Yosipovitch The findings come from a post hoc a...

Study: Doctors Underreport Side Effects of Breast Irradiation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943289

Dec 28th, 2020 - There is a substantial mismatch between patient and physician reports of toxicity during radiotherapy for breast cancer, according to an analysis of nearly 10,000 U.S. patients. Researchers assessed physician underrecognition of four key symptoms ...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →