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Symptoms and causes - Itchy skin (pruritus) - Mayo Clinic

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Nov 3, 2016 ... Causes. Possible causes of itchy skin include: Dry skin. If you don't see a crop of bright, red bumps or some other dramatic change in the itchy ...

Itching: 70 Causes, Pictures, & Treatments - Healthline

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Aug 25, 2015 ... Itchy skin, also known as pruritus, is an irritating and uncontrollable ... The possible causes for itchiness range from internal illnesses, such as ...

Why is My Skin Itchy? Examining the Causes of Itchy Skin - Medical ...

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Jul 6, 2016 ... Itchy skin can be the result of a rash or another skin condition. It can also be a symptom of a more serious condition such as liver disease or ...

Pruritus and Systemic Disease: Background, Pathophysiology ...

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Mar 8, 2016 ... Pruritus is defined as an unpleasant sensation that provokes the desire to scratch . Certain systemic diseases have long been known to cause ...

Itch (Itching): Check Your Symptoms and Signs - MedicineNet

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Feb 16, 2016 ... Infectious causes of itching include sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), ... 11 Common Causes of Kids' Itchy Skin in Pictures Explore 11 ...

Related Diseases - Itching (Pruritus) Treatment, Itch Causes & Home ...

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Learn the symptoms and treatments for itching (itch or pruritus). Get relief with home remedies for itchy skin. Dry skin, fungus, sunburn, and bites may cause ...

Skin can show first signs of some internal diseases | American ...

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Feb 27, 2013 ... In some cases, the skin can show signs of an internal disease before the ... on the skin long after the disease begins causing damage internally.

Pruritus in certain internal diseases

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It may present due to a number of cutaneous diseases or internal disorders. Pruritus may be caused by some chemical substances as histamine, prostaglandins, ...

Itching - Causes - NHS Choices

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An itch is often caused by a condition affecting the skin, but it can be a sign of a more serious underlying ... Skin conditions that can cause itching include:.