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How severe can my psoriasis become?
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Ebb and flow!
Psoriasis can come and go, or remain static.
Since i look for psoriasis, 1/2 of my psoriatic patients do not know they have psoriasis before my exam! do they then have psoriasis? It previously was invisible to them! of course they do, but most have mild disease. Mild disease can become severe plaque psoriasis or psoriasis vulgaris. The new drugs can remit most patients with severe disease!

In brief: Ebb and flow!
Psoriasis can come and go, or remain static.
Since i look for psoriasis, 1/2 of my psoriatic patients do not know they have psoriasis before my exam! do they then have psoriasis? It previously was invisible to them! of course they do, but most have mild disease. Mild disease can become severe plaque psoriasis or psoriasis vulgaris. The new drugs can remit most patients with severe disease!
Dr. Thomas Namey
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Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Psoriasis Severity
It can be very severe.
It can affect the entire body. It can cause generalized peeling of the skin. It can burn.

In brief: Psoriasis Severity
It can be very severe.
It can affect the entire body. It can cause generalized peeling of the skin. It can burn.
Dr. Jerome Litt
Dr. Jerome Litt
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