INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, vol.45, no.10, pp.1164-1168, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
Background Prurigo pigmentosa (PP) is a rare inflammatory dermatosis of unknown etiology. It is characterized by erythematous papules of the trunk that resolve leaving a reticulate hyperpigmentation. The original report from Japan in 1971 was followed by new cases, mostly of Japanese origin.