Psoriasis – Etiology, Pathogenesis and Clinical Features


Psoriasis – Etiology, Pathogenis and Clinical features Psoriasis Definition: Psoriasis is a common chronic recurrent multifactorial disease characterized by cutaneous inflammation, silvery scales, and parakeratotic immature cells in the stratum corneum due to accelerated epidermopoesis. Aetiology of Psoriasis Genetic Environmental Trauma Stress Infection Drugs i.      Anti-malarial ii.      B-Blocker iii.      NSAIDs iv.      Lithium v.      Alcohol Sunlight – 10% of the patient […]

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