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What should you know about the different types of psoriasis?

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Knowing which kind of psoriasis you have helps you and your doctor make a treatment plan. Most people only have one type at a time. Sometimes, after your symptoms go away, a new form of psoriasis will crop up in response to a trigger.

From: 7 Types of Psoriasis WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

American Academy of Dermatology: "Psoriasis."

National Psoriasis Foundation: "Types of Psoriasis," "Specific Locations: Hands and Feet."

NIAMS: "Psoriasis."

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on November 19, 2018

SOURCES:

American Academy of Dermatology: "Psoriasis."

National Psoriasis Foundation: "Types of Psoriasis," "Specific Locations: Hands and Feet."

NIAMS: "Psoriasis."

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on November 19, 2018

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