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Pruritus is synonymous for itch. Scabies, anemia, psoriasis, lymphoma, shingles, insect bites, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and allergic reactions are just some of the causes of pruritus. Treatments include corticosteroid ointments and creams, oral medications, and light therapy. Read more: What Are the Causes of Pruritus? Article


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