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Glossary for Severe psoriasis-like behind-knee rash

Medical terms related to Severe psoriasis-like behind-knee rash or mentioned in this section include:

  • Anal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the anus.
  • Arm symptoms: Symptoms affecting the arm
  • Autoimmune diseases: A group of disorders in which the primary cause is the an inflammatory reaction caused by the body's own immune system attacking tissues
  • Behind knee rash: An eruption on the skin behind the knee.
  • Bone symptoms: Symptoms affecting the body's bones
  • Contact dermatitis: Skin reaction to an irritant
  • Eczema: Skin rash usually from allergic causes.
  • Joint pain: Pain affecting the joints
  • Joint symptoms: Symptoms affecting the joints.
  • Knee rash: An eruption on the skin of the knee.
  • Knee symptoms: Symptoms affecting the knee
  • Leg symptoms: Symptoms affecting the leg
  • Lichen planus: Skin rash
  • Limb symptoms: Symptoms affecting the limbs
  • Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
  • Mycosis fungoides: Mycosis fungoides is a rare form of T-cell lymphoma of the skin. The disease is typically slowly progressive and chronic.
  • Nail psoriasis: Persons with active psoriasis have psoriatic changes in fingernails and/or toenails. In some instances psoriasis may occur only in the nails and nowhere else on the body. Psoriatic changes in nails range from mild to severe, generally reflecting the extent of psoriatic involvement of the nail plate, nail matrix (tissue from which the nail grows), nail bed (tissue under the nail), and skin at the base of the nail. Damage to the nail bed by the pustular psoriasis can result in loss of the nail.
  • Onchyomycosis: A fungal infection of the nail. The toenails tend to be affected more than the fingernails.
  • Psoriasis: Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition where the defective immune system causes skin cells to grow rapidly. It affects a significant number of people. Arthritis, which can be severe, is associated with the psoriasis in up to a third of cases. Not all patients who are susceptible to the condition will develop it - roughly 10% of those susceptible will actually develop the condition. There are various environmental factors which can trigger the onset of the disease e.g. strep throat (common trigger), some medication, stress and cold weather. Once the disease develops, it may resolve on its own or with treatment or may become a persistent chronic condition. The severity and duration of symptoms is variable.
  • Psoriasis-like arm rash: Psoriasis is a noncontagious skin disorder that most commonly appears as inflamed, edematous skin lesions covered with a silvery white scale. The most common type of psoriasis is plaque psoriasis
  • Psoriasis-like behind-knee rash: Psoriasis like plaques on the chest may be seen in a few cases such as
  • Psoriasis-like calf rash: Psoriasis like plaques on the calf may be seen in a few cases such as
  • Psoriasis-like elbow rash: Psoriasis like plaques on the elbow may be seen in a few cases such as
  • Psoriasis-like foot rash: Psoriasis like lesions on the foot may be seen in a few cases such as
  • Psoriasis-like forearm rash: Psoriasis is a noncontagious skin disorder that most commonly appears as inflamed, edematous skin lesions covered with a silvery white scale. The most common type of psoriasis is plaque psoriasis. Psoriasis like plaques on the chest may be seen in a few cases such as
  • Psoriasis-like hand rash: Psoriasis is a noncontagious skin disorder that most commonly appears as inflamed, edematous skin lesions covered with a silvery white scale. The most common type of psoriasis is plaque psoriasis. Psoriasis like plaques on the hand may be seen in a few cases such as
  • Psoriasis-like symptoms: Symptoms similar to psoriasis or closely related.
  • Rash: Rash of any type affecting the skin.
  • Skeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skeletal system such as the bones.
  • Skin problems: Any condition that affects the skin
  • Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.

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