Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
175 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Is dry itching in the skin symptoms of psoriasis?

my palm skin thickned and generally eitches in the morning. two of my thumb shows same symptom. the patchy palm skin become dry and eitches every day so that old dead skin wiped out and new skin comes every day. any solution . is it soriasis . how to overcome this. i am from india and at the age 45.in civil engineering profession.help me
Wed, 23 May 2018
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions ,  
Dermatologist 's  Response
Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

It is not psoriasis. It may be palmoplanter keratosis. Kindly consult the dermatologist for the perfect diagnosis and proper treatment. Keratolytic drug like salicylic acid 12% ointment. May applied twice a day. And take Acitretin cap daily for the long time.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

Hello Sir, My son is having a dried skin and getting cut often and he is having this since three months and since 10 days we are applying t-bact...

Recent questions on  Psoriasis

doctor1 MD

HI, My brother has been diagnosed with PsA, he has psoriasis from past 4 yrs but it showed only on the middle fingure on one hand. He was detected...

doctor1 MD

Hello. For about a week now I ve had a rash on my forearm, at first i thought I d been bitten but it seems to have grown in size (a little smaller...

doctor1 MD

Hello doctor, I m a 22 year old guy. Suffering from nail psoriasis since from 8 months. I ve tried aceret and few more tablets and currently I m...

doctor1 MD

Hello, my husband recently went to his doctor because he has white pimple-like raised circles appearing on his skin. They do not hurt, but seem to...

doctor1 MD

Hi there I’m a 42 yo healthy male with mild psoriasis and psuedogout. Recent routine blood tests were normal. Three weeks ago whilst I had a mild...

doctor1 MD

Hi.My doctor has advised to take Folitrax 2.5 mg for Psoriasis treatment. She is 72 year old. Is it advised to have this medicine. Please advise.

doctor1 MD

I developed a rush on my penis Can you recommend a cream that would be affective for that?