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American Diabetes Association: "Skin Complication."
Cancer.net: "Skin Conditions."
Clinical Dermatology: "Psychosomatic factors in pruritus."
Current Problems In Dermatology: "Drug-Induced Itch Management."
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute: "Is Itching a Sign of Cancer?"
DermNetNZ: "Iron deficiency."
HealthyWomen.org: "Thyroid Disorders."
Mayo Clinic: "Restless legs syndrome," "Itchy skin (pruritus)," "Pinched nerve," "Cholestasis of pregnancy."
National Kidney Foundation: "Dialysis: Dry, Itchy Skin."
National Multiple Sclerosis Society: "Itching."
National Institutes of Health Office of Dietary Supplements: "Iron."
Pain: "Itch and neuropathic itch."
Pregnancy, Birth and Baby: "Itching During Pregnancy."
Seminars in Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery: "Neuropathic Itch."
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