There is pruritus with slight yellow leucorrhœa, the discharge being more noticed when at rest than when exercising.
For pruritus the influence of the patient's mind is extremely important.
pruritus is a functional disease of the skin, the sole symptom of which is itching, there being no structural change.
The sedative effect of lead lotion in pruritus is well known.
A nervous symptom of common occurrence is pruritus of the skin.
Skin irritations (pruritus) of an intense type occur frequently and cause much discomfort.
I had one of the most troublesome cases of pruritus vulv that I had ever seen.
Starved two days; sugar-free on the second starvation day, with disappearance of the pruritus.
pruritus vulvæ is at times due to irritating discharges, and pruritus ani occasionally to hemorrhoids and seat-worms.
What external applications are to be used in the local varieties of pruritus?
"itching of the skin without visible eruption" [Klein], 1650s, from Latin pruritus, past participle of prurire "to itch" (see prurient). Earlier via Old French in form prurite (early 15c.). Related: Pruritic.
pruritus pru·ri·tus (pru-rī'təs)
Severe itching, often of undamaged skin.