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Chronic Prurigo: an unusual presentation of Hodgkin Lymphoma

Published inCase Reports in Dermatology, vol. 10, no. 2, p. 122-126
Publication date2018
Abstract

Prurigo nodularis is a condition of unknown origin defined by papulonodular eruption and intense pruritus. Hodgkin lymphoma often presents nonspecific initial symptoms. An association between systemic malignancy and cutaneous manifestations has long been documented. We report a case of prurigo nodularis as a first presentation of Hodgkin lymphoma.

Keywords
  • Prurigo nodularis
  • Hodgkin lymphoma
  • Psychogenic pruritus
  • Diagnostic approach
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DUMONT, Shireen, PECHERE, Marc, TOUTOUS TRELLU, Laurence Marie. Chronic Prurigo: an unusual presentation of Hodgkin Lymphoma. In: Case Reports in Dermatology, 2018, vol. 10, n° 2, p. 122–126. doi: 10.1159/000489161
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