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Prurigo

Prurigo: Introduction

Prurigo: Itchy nodules created by repeated scratching. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Prurigo is available below.

Symptoms of Prurigo

Treatments for Prurigo

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Prurigo: Related Patient Stories

Prurigo: Deaths

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Prurigo: Complications

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Causes of Prurigo

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Disease Topics Related To Prurigo

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Misdiagnosis and Prurigo

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Definitions of Prurigo:

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 transient vesicle on top, followed by crusting over or lichenification. (From Dorland, 27th ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)

Chronic inflammatory disease of the skin characterized by blister capped papules and intense itching - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

 

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