Prurigo pigmentosa: a clinicopathologic study of 16 cases
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, 08/16/2012
Oh YJ et al. – The authors propose that ketosis was caused by fasting, and that diet may contribute to the pathogenesis of prurigo pigmentosa. Thus, physicians need to warn that excessive fasting can cause prurigo pigmentosa.