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Pustular Psoriasis (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Gary W. Cole, MD, FAAD

Editor: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR

Previous contributing author and editors:

Author: Elma Baron, MD, Assistant Professor in Dermatology, Photoimmunology, and Photomedicine, Department of Dermatology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University.

Editors: Dirk M Elston, MD, Consulting Staff, Department of Dermatology, Geisinger Medical Center; Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.com, Inc; William D James, MD, Program Director, Vice-Chair, Paul R Gross Professor, Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

REFERENCE:

Umezawa, Y., et al. "Therapeutic Guidelines for the Treatment of Generalized Pustular Psoriasis (GPP) Based on a Proposed Classification of Disease Severity." Arch Dermatol Res 295 (2003): S43-S54.


Last Editorial Review: 4/5/2012

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