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I have heard the psoriasis can cause genital lesions. Is this true?

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Dr. Karen Han
Dermatology
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In brief: Yes

Psoriasis affects skin, nails and joints.
It can involve any part of your skin, like skin folds, including the genital areas. We call this "inverse psoriasis" because it doesn't just involve the typical areas like elbows and knees.

In brief: Yes

Psoriasis affects skin, nails and joints.
It can involve any part of your skin, like skin folds, including the genital areas. We call this "inverse psoriasis" because it doesn't just involve the typical areas like elbows and knees.
Dr. Karen Han
Dr. Karen Han
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Yes

There can be genital lesions but this is a less common location.

In brief: Yes

There can be genital lesions but this is a less common location.
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
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