Legs | Dermatology | Leg Itching (Symptom)
Leg Itching: Description
Leg itch is a sensation that causes a desire to scratch the skin of the leg.
Leg Itching: Causes
The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of leg itch: (i) Xerotic eczema (ii) Senile pruritis (iii) Atopic dermatitis (iv) Contact dermatitis (v) Infestations (vi) Infection (vii) Obstructive biliary disease (viii) Chronic renal failure (ix) Malignancy (x) Medications (xi) Neurodermatitis (xii) Diabetes (xiii) Peripheral nerve damage (see Nerve symptoms) (xiv) Cholestasis disease of pregnancy (xv) Leg rash (xvi) Venous eczema (xvii) Scabies (xviii) Insect bites.