Nephrol Ther 2021 Dec 13;17(7):488-495. Epub 2021 Oct 13.
UNICAEN, néphrologie, Normandie université, CHU de Caen Normandie, 14000 Caen, France; UNICAEN, UFR de médecine, Normandie Université, 2, rue des Rochambelles, 14032 Caen cedex, France; ANTICIPE U1086 Inserm-UCN, centre François-Baclesse, 14000 Caen, France.
Pruritus associated with chronic kidney disease is a frequent and disabling symptom in patients with severe chronic kidney disease treated by dialysis. It is associated with a poor quality of life, an increased risk of comorbidities and even mortality. Nevertheless, its prevalence is underestimated by nephrologists. Read More