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What kinds of complications can occur with psoriasis?

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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Several kinds

There are several types of psoriasis.
Complications of psoriasis depend on your specific type of psoriasis. Common complications of this chronic disorder include secondary skin infections, psoriatic arthritis & adverse reactions to treatment. Many persons become depressed and suffer from social isolation because of psoriasis. A great primary care physician & dermatologist can make the difference.

In brief: Several kinds

There are several types of psoriasis.
Complications of psoriasis depend on your specific type of psoriasis. Common complications of this chronic disorder include secondary skin infections, psoriatic arthritis & adverse reactions to treatment. Many persons become depressed and suffer from social isolation because of psoriasis. A great primary care physician & dermatologist can make the difference.
Dr. Steven Machtinger
Dr. Steven Machtinger
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Psoriasis

Complications can be due to the skin condition with infections, pain, etc.
As well as side effects from the medications. Psoriasis also can have joint, cardiovascular, and pulmonary complications.

In brief: Psoriasis

Complications can be due to the skin condition with infections, pain, etc.
As well as side effects from the medications. Psoriasis also can have joint, cardiovascular, and pulmonary complications.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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