Psoriasis

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Psoriasis
Psoriasis on back1.jpg
Back an airms o a person wi psoriasis
SpecialtyDermatology
SymptomsReid, itchy, scaly patches o skin[1]
ComplicationsPsoriatic arthritis[2]
Uisual onsetAdults[3]
DurationLang term[2]
CausesGenetic disease triggered bi environmental factors[1]
Diagnostic methodBased on symptoms[2]
TreatmentSteroid creams, vitamin D3 cream, ultraviolet licht, immune seestem suppressin medications sic as methotrexate[4]
Frequency79.7 million[5] / 2–4%[6]

Psoriasis is a lang-lastin autoimmune disease chairacterised bi patches o abnormal skin.[4] Thir skin patches are teepically red, itchy, an scaly.[1] Psoriasis varies in severity frae smaw, localised patches tae complete bouk coverage.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Menter A, Gottlieb A, Feldman SR, Van Voorhees AS, Leonardi CL, Gordon KB, Lebwohl M, Koo JY, Elmets CA, Korman NJ, Beutner KR, Bhushan R (May 2008). "Guidelines of care for the management of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis: Section 1. Overview of psoriasis and guidelines of care for the treatment of psoriasis with biologics". J Am Acad Dermatol. 58 (5): 826–50. doi:10.1016/j.jaad.2008.02.039. PMID 18423260.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Boehncke, WH; Schön, MP (26 May 2015). "Psoriasis". Lancet. 386: 983–94. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(14)61909-7. PMID 26025581.
  3. "Questions and Answers About Psoriasis". www.niams.nih.gov (in Inglis). Archived frae the oreeginal on 22 April 2017. Retrieved 22 April 2017. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Questions and Answers about Psoriasis". National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. October 2013. Archived frae the oreeginal on 8 July 2015. Retrieved 1 July 2015. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  5. GBD 2015 Disease and Injury Incidence and Prevalence, Collaborators. (8 October 2016). "Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015". Lancet. 388 (10053): 1545–1602. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31678-6. PMC 5055577. PMID 27733282.
  6. Parisi R, Symmons DP, Griffiths CE, Ashcroft DM (February 2013). Identification and Management of Psoriasis and Associated ComorbidiTy (IMPACT) project team. "Global epidemiology of psoriasis: a systematic review of incidence and prevalence". J Invest Dermatol. 133 (2): 377–85. doi:10.1038/jid.2012.339. PMID 23014338.