Basic and Clinical Dermatology
Editor: Gil Yosipovitch
Editor: Malcolm W. Greaves
Editor: Alan B. Fleischer, Jr.
Editor: Francis McGlone
Offering details on the pharmacology of itch, techniques of itch evaluation, and neurogenic itch, this
reference presents new concepts in the neurophysiology and central mechanisms of itch, animal models
of itch, and processing of histamine itch in the human cerebral cortex. The text clarifies itch in systemic
and skin disease, exploring renal itch, uremic pruritus, lichen amyloidosis and more.