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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2015, Article ID 803752, 8 pages
Review Article

Pruritus in Systemic Diseases: A Review of Etiological Factors and New Treatment Modalities

Department of Dermatology, Okmeydanı Training and Research Hospital, 34384 Istanbul, Turkey

Received 20 February 2015; Revised 11 June 2015; Accepted 16 June 2015

Academic Editor: Uwe Wollina

Copyright © 2015 Nagihan Tarikci et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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