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Plaque Psoriasis

Plaque Psoriasis Overview

There is now no question that psoriasis is inherited and associated with the potential for disease throughout the body and immune dysfunction. Its most obvious clinical feature is an elevated, inflamed skin called plaque. Plaque is scaly, red skin characteristically found on the scalp, elbows, and knees. Plaque psoriasis is relatively common, about 2%-3% of population of the United States is affected.

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Psoriasis is a common, chronic, relapsing, inflammatory skin disorder with a strong genetic basis.

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