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Dr. Daniel Lee
26 years experience Internal Medicine
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Psoriasis: There is no cure but plenty of meds that provide adequate control, see a dermatologist
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Dr. Moshe Lewis
25 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See a Rheumatologist: The causes of psoriasis,an abnormal excessive & rapid growth of the epidermal layer of the skin arent fully known.Psoriasis isnt purely a skin dis ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Psoriasis: There is no cure for psoriasis only control. There are prescription topical steroids. There are intralesional steroid injections. The biologics like H ... Read More
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Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Sorry but you don't: Sorry but we don't currently have a cure for psoriasis. We can offer various treatments to help you get the symptoms under control but that's not the ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No cure exists: And probably will not in our lifetimes. There are many ways to manage it with medications, including the new biotech stuff.
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
71 years experience Dermatology
Psoriasis alike: Psoriasis can be mild or severe; it can affect only one part of the skin; it can affect the nails; it can aggect the genital; it can affect the mucous ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: This is really a form of contact dermatitis. It is a skin rash that results usually from an allergic reaction and that rash resembles psoriasis.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
18 years experience Family Medicine
Psoriasis: No one knows for sure. Most think it is an autoimmune disorder. It can be genetic and run In families as well. Treatment is fairly easy for the most ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
No: There is no invented cure of psoriasis, but there are many choices that help control its activity.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Crosby
16 years experience Dermatology
NOT Contagious: Psoriasis is not contagious and cannot be spread between individuals. There is evidence that there may be a genetic component to psoriasis and it may ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: A scaly patchy skin rash. See a dermatologist to confirm the diagnosis and possibly start treatment.
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