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Please explain how do steroid creams help psoriasis?
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Dr. David Voron
Dermatology
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In brief: See below
Steroids are anti-inflammatory.
Psoriasis is a type of inflammatory condition of the skin. Steroids suppress the inflammation and thereby reduce the redness and scaling which characterize psoriasis.

In brief: See below
Steroids are anti-inflammatory.
Psoriasis is a type of inflammatory condition of the skin. Steroids suppress the inflammation and thereby reduce the redness and scaling which characterize psoriasis.
Dr. David Voron
Dr. David Voron
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: Psoriasis
Steroids are anti-inflammatory medications.
They decrease the autoimmune and reactive cells in the psoriatic patches to allow normal cells to squeeze in and reconstitute with a more normal skin cell.

In brief: Psoriasis
Steroids are anti-inflammatory medications.
They decrease the autoimmune and reactive cells in the psoriatic patches to allow normal cells to squeeze in and reconstitute with a more normal skin cell.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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