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Can stress make psoriatic arthritis and sweet syndrome symptoms worse?

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Dr. Wenjay Sung
Podiatry 14 years experience
Yes: Yes, stress can exacerbate symptoms.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 52 years experience
See details: I would say yes to psoriatic arthritis and no to sweets syndrome. Sweet syndrome is so rare that i doubt anyone has studied it for any association to stress.

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