A 24-year-old member asked:
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is all psoriasis alike?

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Dr. Jerome Litt
70 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 membranes. It can affect the scalp. It can itch; it can burn. It truly id a heartbreak.
Answered on Jan 14, 2019
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Dr. C Julio Aponte
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: There are many types and severity of psoriasis.
Answered on Apr 24, 2019

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Dr. Amandeep Kaur
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Psoriasis: Daivobet has calcipotriene in addition to steroid medication. Dermovate is only steroid. Both are used for psoriasis.
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Skin condition: Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition probably on an autoimmune basis.
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