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20 Possible Causes for Pruritus (Major Feature)

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  • Atopic Dermatitis

    * Major features Pruritus Chronic or relapsing dermatitis Personal or family history of atopic disease Typical distribution and morphology of atopic dermatitis rash: Facial[aafp.org] […] of Atopic Dermatitis* Major features Pruritus Chronic or relapsing dermatitis Personal or family history of atopic disease Typical distribution and morphology of atopic dermatitis[aafp.org] The diagnosis requires the presence of at least three major features and at least three minor features. 5 View/Print Table TABLE 1 Diagnostic Features of Atopic Dermatitis[aafp.org]

  • Dermatitis

    The diagnosis of eczema is made based on a number of major and minor clinical features.[doi.org] In 1980, Hanifin and Rajka published a list of all the possible signs and symptoms of eczema, divided into major and minor features ( Hanifin 1980 ).[doi.org] Major criteria include itch (pruritus), chronicity of the disease, a personal and family history of atopy, and lesions with a typical morphology and distribution.[doi.org]

  • Psoriasis

    Contrary to its name, pruritus is not a major feature. Spontaneous resolution occurs after delivery.[aafp.org]

  • Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy

    Contrary to its name, pruritus is not a major feature. Spontaneous resolution occurs after delivery.[aafp.org]

  • Bullous Pemphigoid

    RESULTS: Pruritus was a prominent feature of the majority (12/21) of cases and preceded or occurred concurrently with BP development.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

    Other common features include, pruritus, xerophthalmia and xerostomia; the last two are an integral part of Sicca syndrome which coexists in over 50% of cases of PBC.[prognosisapp.com] In the early stages of the disease, the majority of patients are asymptomatic.[prognosisapp.com]

  • Eczema

    The diagnosis of eczema is made based on a number of major and minor clinical features.[doi.org] In 1980, Hanifin and Rajka published a list of all the possible signs and symptoms of eczema, divided into major and minor features ( Hanifin 1980 ).[doi.org] Major criteria include itch (pruritus), chronicity of the disease, a personal and family history of atopy, and lesions with a typical morphology and distribution.[doi.org]

  • Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    See More See Less Clinical Features Jaundice and pruritus are the major features of cholestasis, which can present as the hallmark features in progressive familial intrahepatic[preventiongenetics.com]

  • Extrahepatic Cholestasis

    The differential diagnosis includes also skin disease with pruritus as major symptom like allergic reactions or scabies.[tmj.ro] If the clinical features overlap, the elevated serum bile acid levels confirm the diagnosis.[tmj.ro]

  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

    Pruritus is a common feature. Oral mucosa rarely involved, ocular mucosa virtually never.[visualdx.com] Differential diagnosis of hemorrhagic crusting of both lips: EM major MIRM Paraneoplastic pemphigus Best Tests Subscription Required Management Pearls Subscription Required[visualdx.com]

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