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Psoriasis on lower back

Psoriasis on lower back: Introduction

Psoriasis on lower back: Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition characterized by scaling and inflammation of the skin which can occur on virtually any part of the body. Psoriasis on the lower back region is very common. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Psoriasis on lower back is available below.

Symptoms of Psoriasis on lower back

Treatments for Psoriasis on lower back

  • 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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Psoriasis on lower back: Complications

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Causes of Psoriasis on lower back

  • 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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Psoriasis on lower back: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Psoriasis on lower back

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Psoriasis on lower back: Rare Types

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More information about Psoriasis on lower back

  1. Psoriasis on lower back: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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