Our expert says:
It may be caused by irritation of the nerve that supply that area of the leg if there are no signs of skin disease or irritation. Other "funny" causes of itching are liver infections, jaundice, kidney diseases and some medications. Have your urine tested, and let your doctor check for nerve irritation. Treatment usually depends on the cause of the itciness
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