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Ear Psoriasis

Ear Psoriasis: Introduction

Ear Psoriasis: Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition characterized by scaling and inflammation of the skin which can occur on virtually any part of the body. Ear psoriasis refers to psoriasis that develops on the ears. It can be the result of psoriasis spreading from the scalp and may occasionally be triggered by wearing eye glasses. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Ear Psoriasis is available below.

Symptoms of Ear Psoriasis

Treatments for Ear Psoriasis

  • Not all of the treatments listed below are suitable or recommended for psoriasis in particular locations of the body. The list below is a general list for treatment for psoriasis as psoriasis can occur on multiple parts of the body at any one time
  • Topical skin care
  • Topical corticosteroids (Diprolene®, Temovate®, Ultravate®, or Psorcon®)
  • Vitamin D3
  • Calcipotriene (Dovonex®)
  • more treatments...»

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Ear Psoriasis: Complications

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Causes of Ear Psoriasis

  • These are general causes which may be factors in psoriasis on any part of the body
  • Genetic predisposition
  • Factors that may aggravate psoriasis include stress, excessive alcohol consumption, and smoking
  • Withdrawal of systemic steroids
  • Drugs, including salicylates, iodine, lithium, phenylbutazone, oxyphenbutazone, trazodone, penicillin, hydroxychloroquine, calcipotriol, interferon-alpha, and recombinant interferon-beta injection
  • more causes...»

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Ear Psoriasis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Ear Psoriasis

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