What is Pruritus?

Pruritus is the medical term for itching.

Why treat pruritus?

Pruritus can have a severe impact on your quality of life. Scratching can damage the skin by causing sores or thick, dark areas of skin.

How is pruritus treated at DTLA Derm?

Our board-certified dermatologists will perform an evaluation and, if needed, a biopsy or skin scraping to diagnose your condition. We will prescribe medications and provide wound care instructions. We also offer special services for itching, such as phototherapy

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