Psoriasis - When To Call a Doctor
Find out when to call a doctor about psoriasis.
Psoriasis - Surgery
Surgery is not used to treat psoriasis on the skin or scalp. However, surgery may be used to treat severely disfigured or damaged nails from psoriasis. Surgical removal of a nail may be done in a clinic or doctor's office as an outpatient procedure.
Psoriasis - What Increases Your Risk
Read about risk factors for psoriasis.
Psoriasis - Treatment Overview
Currently there is no cure for psoriasis. However, many types of treatment are available.
Psoriasis - Health Tools
An interactive tool to help with decisions about psoriasis.
Psoriasis - Cause
The exact cause of psoriasis is not known. Many scientists believe that the condition is inherited.
Psoriasis - Exams and Tests
Learn about tests for psoriasis.
Psoriasis - Symptoms
The classic symptoms of psoriasis are raised, red patches of skin topped with loose, silvery scales, usually on the knees or elbows.
Psoriasis - Other Treatment
Read about phototherapy and other psoriasis treatments.
Psoriasis - Home Treatment
Skin care at home can help control psoriasis. Learn more.