Table 2

Frequency of pruritus in HD patients according to severity of xerosis

Xerosis

Pruritic

Non pruritic


Absent

27 (38.6%)

33 (34%)

Mild

19 (27.1%)

40 (41.2%)

Moderate

19 (27.1%)

18 (18.6%)

Severe

5 (07.1%)

6 (06.2%)

Total

70 (100%)

97 (100%)


X2 pv = 0.26

Akhyani et al. BMC Dermatology 2005 5:7   doi:10.1186/1471-5945-5-7

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