• Prurigo pigmentosa is an uncommon skin disease first reported from Japan where it has gained recognition as a distinct cutaneous disease characterized by rapid response to dapsone therapy. Recently, a few reports of prurigo pigmentosa have appeared in the western literature. We describe prurigo pigmentosa occurring in an American-born white man and review the literature pertaining to this unique entity. (Arch Dermatol.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Archives of Dermatology|
|State||Published - Nov 1989|
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