A member asked:

My brother has developed red oval flaky -itchy patches on his arm, leg, back, abdomen, scalp, ear and eye lash, genitals .. can this be psoriasis?

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Dr. Thomas Josa answered

Specializes in Allergy and Immunology

By your description it does sound like Guttate Psoriasis. The flakes tend to be more greasy rather than dry. Itching however is not a prominent feature. Another possibility is Seborrheic Dermatitis He should see his doctor for a more definitive diagnosis

Answered Dec 6, 2015



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