A 76-year-old member asked:
I have a place. On my back that allways itches?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Jerome Litt answered
70 years experience in Dermatology
Itchy Back: Too bad i cannot see exactly where this itchy spot is on your back. If it's near the shoulder blade, on one side, there is a condition called brachioradial pruritus. It is thought that this condition may be a result of a long-ago injury to some of the vertebrae in your spine. Your general physician would be in better shape to see exactly where this "place" is.
Answered on Jan 14, 2019
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