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i have very itchy skin all over my body. mainly legs and stomach areas. there are no bumps or rashes anywhere. mainly happens when showering/sleeping ?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Itching: Generalized itching without associated rash is often due to very dry skin. After showering, rub in a moisturizing substance like keri lotion to restore oils to your skin. Other causes could be diabetes,prickly heat, thyroid disorder or certain malignancies like lymphoma. A dermatologist could advise you and order any appropriate tests.

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Last updated Dec 3, 2016

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