What is Psoriasis?

This common, chronic skin disorder is 1st evident in ≈30% of affected individuals within the 1st 2 decades of life. Psoriasis is characterized by proliferation of keratinocytes, abnormal differentiation of keratinocytes, and inflammatory cell infiltration of the epidermis and dermis. A defect in the immune system is likely the primary abnormality with the increased epidermal turnover secondary.

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my husband has psoriasis since so many years. We tried homoepaethic medicine but psoriasis worsened. Since last twHo years he is taking acrotac...

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Hi.there is permanent treatment for psoriasis.yes acitretin is the drug of chioce for body knows for how many days it is used.but...

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