The management of pruritus in palliative care

Effective diagnosis and treatment of pruritus can markedly improve quality of life for patients receiving palliative care

by Dr Zbigniew Zylicz
Malignancies may be complicated by bullous pemphigus, a condition that can cause severe pruritus (Photograph: with permission of www.dermis.net)
Malignancies may be complicated by bullous pemphigus, a condition that can cause severe pruritus (Photograph: with permission of www.dermis.net)

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