How Is Pustular Psoriasis Treated?
Learn about the treatments for pustular psoriasis, from medications to stress reduction techniques.
Solutions for Mild Psoriasis
Learn more from WebMD about treatments for mild psoriasis.
Learn more from WebMD about guttate psoriasis and its link to illnesses like strep throat and tonsilitis.
How Can I Tell if It's Psoriasis or Eczema?
Psoriasis and eczema are itchy, red rashes, but there are ways to tell them apart. Find out how.
Is Psoriasis Contagious?
You may be worried that the skin patches of psoriasis can be passed from person to person. Relax: It's not contagious. Here’s how people actually get the disease.
What Causes Psoriasis?
We don't know the exact cause of psoriasis, but it's likely a combination of genes and triggers that sets off your immune system.
Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Psoriasis Treatments
If you've just been diagnosed with psoriasis, you may want to ask your doctor these questions about psoriasis treatment.
Tests to Diagnose Psoriasis
WebMD explains how psoriasis is diagnosed.
Laser Treatment for Psoriasis
Learn more from WebMD about laser therapy for psoriasis -- including how various lasers are used, their effectiveness, and their risks.
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 ...