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A 83-year-old female asked about a 83-year-old female:

Elderly mom has sunburn like rash all over except face. she looks like she has been on beach for a week. with psoriasis type scales on arms belly. sev?

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Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
She needs to be seen: By a dermatologist. In addition to psoriasis , the generalized rash could be due to many causes- underlying medical condition, allergic reaction to meds/ foods, autoimmune condition , toxic epidermal necrolysis etc let the specialist make an accurate diagnosis and proper treatment! hope she gets better!

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Last updated Dec 9, 2013

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