Types of Psoriasis - Prevention
There is no way to prevent psoriasis. However, the following tips may improve symptoms or help reduce the number of psoriasis flare-ups.
Types of Psoriasis - What Happens
Psoriasis is usually long-lasting, returns often, and can be unpredictable.
Types of Psoriasis - When To Call a Doctor
Find out when to call a doctor about psoriasis.
Types of Psoriasis - Home Treatment
Skin care at home can help control psoriasis. Learn more.
Types of Psoriasis - Topic Overview
Learn about psoriasis, a chronic skin condition that causes skin cells to grow too quickly, resulting in thick, white, silvery, or red patches of skin.
Types of Psoriasis - Exams and Tests
Learn about tests for psoriasis.
Types of 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.
Types of Psoriasis - Cause
The exact cause of psoriasis is not known. Many scientists believe that the condition is inherited.
Types of Psoriasis - What Increases Your Risk
Read about risk factors for psoriasis.
Types of Psoriasis - Medications
Read about medications used to treat psoriasis.