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Can I get psoriasis from airline seat?
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Dr. Douglas Mund
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
4 doctors agree
In brief: No
Psoriasis is not a "catchable" condition.
Most people are genetically pre-determined to develop psoriasis and there is a strong family prevqalence. You cannot develop psoriasis by contact with anything, including another person with psoriasis.

In brief: No
Psoriasis is not a "catchable" condition.
Most people are genetically pre-determined to develop psoriasis and there is a strong family prevqalence. You cannot develop psoriasis by contact with anything, including another person with psoriasis.
Dr. Douglas Mund
Dr. Douglas Mund
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Psoriasis is not contagious.
There are genetic and environmental considerations but you can not catch it.

In brief: No
Psoriasis is not contagious.
There are genetic and environmental considerations but you can not catch it.
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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