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Medical Reference Related to Psoriasis

  1. Psoriasis

    Psoriasis is a chronic,inflammatory skin disease characterized by dry,reddish (erythematous),thickened patches of skin that are covered with silvery-gray scales. These patches may be referred to as papules or plaques and most often affect the scalp,elbows,knees,hands,feet and/or lower back. The plaques may be intensely itchy (pruritis) or sore. In some cases,individuals with psoriasis ...

  2. Psoriasis Vulgaris

    Psoriasis vulgaris, scalp and nail findings. Pinpoint pits and distal onycholysis (so-called "oil-spot" discoloration) seen in the fingernails of a child with psoriasis.

  3. Psoriasis Vulgaris Erythematous

    Psoriasis vulgaris. Well-delineated erythematous plaque located on the elbow of a child with psoriasis.

  4. Psoriasis Vulgaris Plaque

    Psoriasis vulgaris, Koebner phenomenon. Well-delineated erythematous plaque with a silvery-white scale characteristic of psoriasis.

  5. Stress and Psoriasis

    Studies have shown that stress and psoriasis go together. In fact, some people have their first flare of psoriasis during a particularly stressful time.

  6. Pustular Psoriasis

    Learn more from WebMD about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of pustular psoriasis, a rare form of the skin disease that can be life-threatening.

  7. Psoriasis Causes

    Learn more from WebMD about psoriasis, an autoimmune disease that affects the skin.

  8. Guttate Psoriasis

    Learn more from WebMD about guttate psoriasis and its link to illnesses like strep throat and tonsilitis.

  9. Nail Psoriasis

    Psoriasis of the nails is a common expression of the disease. Learn more from WebMD about causes and treatment of psoriatic nails.

  10. Solutions for Mild Psoriasis

    Learn more from WebMD about treatments for mild psoriasis.

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