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What is annular pustular psoriasis?

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Annular (meaning "ring-shaped") pustular psoriasis is a milder form of the disease. You might not have symptoms other than skin blisters, but it could return after you get better. Blisters appear as raised, pus-filled rings on the torso, arms, and legs. The centers of the rings heal before the edges do.

SOURCES:

Medscape: “Pustular Psoriasis Overview of Pustular Psoriasis.

National Psoriasis Foundation: “Pustular Psoriasis.

American Academy of Dermatology: “What Psoriasis Looks Like.”

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Alliance: “Pustular Psoriasis.”

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on October 15, 2020

SOURCES:

Medscape: “Pustular Psoriasis Overview of Pustular Psoriasis.

National Psoriasis Foundation: “Pustular Psoriasis.

American Academy of Dermatology: “What Psoriasis Looks Like.”

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Alliance: “Pustular Psoriasis.”

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on October 15, 2020

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