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Coal-tar ointments and shampoos. These products can help slow the rapid growth of skin cells and alleviate symptoms, but some people are vulnerable to the side effects, especially folliculitis, a pimple-like rash affecting the hair follicles. These medicines should be used only under a doctor's supervision.
Psoriasis causes red patches of skin covered with silvery scales and a thick crust on the scalp most often extending just past the hairline that may bleed when removed. Viruses
Will psoriasis affect my child’s education? Most types of psoriasis are mild to moderate. Kurd SK, Troxel AB, Crits-Christoph P, Gelfand JM. The risk of depression, anxiety, and suicidality in patients with psoriasis: a population-based cohort study. Arch Dermatol. 2010 Aug. 146(8):891-5. [Medline]. [Full Text].
Children and young adults with recurring infections – particularly streptococcal throat infection – may also be at increased risk. Berita Harian
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PLANET In all cases, the therapeutic goal is to maximize treatment efficacy and the patient's quality of life, while minimizing side effects. Achieving and maintaining control of psoriatic lesions is the central goal in treatment. Physicians and patients need to understand that there is no definitive cure for psoriasis (Figure 4). Control of the disease may mean that lesions are not as thick or as red as they were before treatment, but some degree of erythema may remain. Most often, treatment does not result in complete clearing of the lesions.
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Speak to your GP or healthcare team if you have psoriasis and you have any concerns about your physical and mental wellbeing. They can offer advice and further treatment if necessary. There are also support groups for people with psoriasis, such as The Psoriasis Association, where you can speak to other people with the condition.
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Skin findings are usually well-circumscribed, erythematous papules and plaques covered with silvery scales.
Listen to our “Managing Scalp Psoriasis” webcast Preventive Medicine CIN3 About the CPN OTC products, such as calamine, hydrocortisone, camphor, diphenhydramine hydrochloride (HCl), benzocaine, and menthol, may help, but these can also dry the skin. The individual should see what works best.
Psoriasis is associated with depression and a decreased quality of life. Hahn M, Schulz T. Health economic aspects of psoriasis therapy: is inpatient topical treatment of plaque-type psoriasis in this age of biologics still appropriate from both medical and economic viewpoints? Hautarzt. 2005;56(6):576-580PubMedGoogle ScholarCrossref
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Society and culture What health care specialists treat psoriasis? TABLE 3. Menter A, Korman N, Elmets C, et al; American Academy of Dermatology. Guidelines of care for the management of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009; 60: 643–59. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaad.2008.12.032. PubMed
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Why it works: “Itching, scratching, and picking are the worst things for psoriasis [because] psoriasis thrives in areas of trauma and irritation,” explains Alan Menter, MD, the dermatology department chair at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas.
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P Guttate psoriasis most often affects people younger than 30. It often shows up following an illness, especially strep throat. This type of psoriasis causes small red spots to appear on the skin, usually on a person's torso, arms, and legs. Spots can also show up on the face, scalp, and ears.
Laser Treatments for Psoriasis Dermatology. 2010; 221: 1-5 Although the process isn't fully understood, it's thought to be related to a problem with the immune system. The immune system is your body's defence against disease and infection, but for people with psoriasis, it attacks healthy skin cells by mistake.
Etiology Many diseases may require IV drug infusion, including: If one parent has the disease, there is about a 10 percent chance of a child contracting it. If both parents have psoriasis, the chance increases to 50 percent. No one can predict who will get psoriasis. Scientists now believe that at least 10 percent of the general population inherits one or more of the genes that create a predisposition to psoriasis. However, only 2 to 3 percent of the population develops the disease.
View popup Allergy to calcipotriene cream Schizophrenia Why it works: “These medications work by calming the immune response and telling the skin cells to grow and turn over at a regular rate,” Daveluy says. Vitamin D analogues calm your overactive immune response, which is causing the excess skin cell production that leads to psoriasis. Vitamin D analogues (or forms of activated vitamin D), including calcipotriene and Rocaltrol (calcitriol), can be part of liquid scalp treatments or may be combined with a topical steroid. “The combination product is particularly effective and useful for mild to severe scalp psoriasis,” he says.
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