i have a rash on my elbow i think it is psoriasis what should i do

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i have a rash on my elbow. i think it is psoriasis. what should i do?

See a dermatologist

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Psoriasis affects men and women equally and has a bimodal age distribution (peaks between ages 20 to 30 years and again between the ages of 50 to 60). Best thing to do is to see a dermatologist to have an accurate diagnosis and then get appropriate treatment.
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Is psoriasis genetical?

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Yes psoriasis can run in families but you can also get it without a family history.
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are there treatment for psoriasis ?

Yes

Psoriasis
There are several treatments for psoriasis, depending on it's severity and other symptoms. But there is no cure. Treatment has to be continued and the condition will come back when treatment terminated or worsen with stress.
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Dr. Jerome Litt answered:

Is psoriasis genetic?

Psoriasis Genetic

Psoriasis
The current thinking it that is skips generations.
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Is there cure of psoriasis?

No

Psoriasis
While there are effective topical and systemic treatments for psoriasis, there is no permanent cure. Some patients seem to have spontaneous remission, which can last indefinitely.
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Methatrexate for psoriasis?

Can be excellent

Psoriasis
can be an excellent drug, if the severity of the psoriasis requires it and with close monitoring for side effects.
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is psoriasis contagious?

No

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Psoriasis affects up to 3% of the population, is common, has many presentations and levels of severity and is NOT contagious.
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Dr. Ronald Krauser answered:

What is psoriasis?

Skin condition

Herpes_zoster
Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition probably on an autoimmune basis.
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Is psoriasis transferable?

No

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psoriasis is not contagious , and can't be transferred from one person to another.
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Psoriasis = blotchy rash on the elbow?

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Psoriasis on the elbow is usually a thickened, silvery scaled plaque that may have a reddish base. Blotchy rashes are not usually psoriasis.
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