Chinese Journal of Dermatology ›› 2022, e20210941.doi: 10.35541/cjd.20210941

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Pathogenesis of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma-related pruritus

Tian Cuicui, Chen Hao   

  1. Department of Pathology, Institute of Dermatology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Nanjing 210042, China
  • Received:2021-12-29 Revised:2022-07-13 Online:2022-01-01 Published:2022-12-19
  • Contact: Chen Hao E-mail:ch76ch@163. com

Abstract: 【Abstract】 Pruritus is the earliest and commonest symptom of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL), and its pathogenesis has not been fully elucidated. This review summarizes the progress in the pathogenesis of CTCL-related pruritus, in order to provide possible intervention targets for clinical treatment.

Key words: Lymphoma, T-cell, cutaneous, Mycosis fungoides, Sezary syndrome, Pruritus, Pathogenesis