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Glial Cells are Involved in Itch Processing
Hjalte H. Andersen, Lars Arendt-Nielsen, Parisa Gazerani
Recent discoveries in itch neurophysiology include itch-selective neuronal pathways, the clinically relevant non-histaminergic pathway, and elucidation of the notable similarities and differences between itch and pain. Potential involvement of glial cells in itch processing and the possibility of glial modulation of chronic itch have recently been identified, similarly to the established glial mod ...
Granular C3 Dermatosis
Takashi Hashimoto, Daisuke Tsuruta, Atsushi Yasukochi, Hisayoshi Imanishi, Hideharu Sekine, Teizo Fujita, Hideki Wanibuchi, Min Gi, Sarolta Kárpáti, Cassian Sitaru, John J. Zone, Daisuke Endo, Shinichi Abe, Tomoya Nishino, Takehiko Koji, Norito Ishii
There has been no previous systematic study of bullous skin diseases with granular basement membrane zone deposition exclusively of C3. In this study we collected 20 such patients, none of whom showed cutaneous vasculitis histopathologically. Oral dapsone and topical steroids were effective. Various serological tests detected no autoantibodies or autoantigens. Direct immunofluorescence for various ...

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