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Flexural psoriasis

Causes of Flexural psoriasis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Flexural psoriasis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Stress
  • Infections: A bacterial or viral infection
  • Excessive alcohol consumption and smoking
  • Persons living in cold temperature regions
  • Steroids
  • Any abnormality in the immune system
  • Environmental factors
  • more causes...»

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Flexural psoriasis

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Flexural psoriasis Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Flexural psoriasis may include:

  • Emollients: Emollients may include keratolytic agents such as urea or salicylic acid
  • Rest
  • Baths: Soaking in warm water with a bath oil or tar solution can often help cure psoriasis and lift the scale. Bland soaps or soap substitutes may be useful
  • Topical
  • Systemic drugs such as methotrexate
  • Exposure to sunlight or photo therapy. The skin is sensitized by applying coal tar ointment or by taking oral psoralens. The person is then exposed to ultraviolet light
  • more treatments...»

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Flexural psoriasis: Animations

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Misdiagnosis and Flexural psoriasis

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Flexural psoriasis: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Flexural psoriasis: Related Rare Diseases

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Flexural psoriasis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Article Excerpts about Flexural psoriasis

Large, dry, smooth, vividly red plaques occur in the folds of the skin near the genitals, under the breasts, or in the armpits. Inverse psoriasis is related to increased sensitivity to friction and sweating and may be painful or itchy. (Source: excerpt from Questions and Answers About Psoriasis: NIAMS)

Definitions of Flexural psoriasis:

Detailed list of causes of Flexural psoriasis

The list below shows some of the causes of Flexural psoriasis mentioned in various sources:

  • Any abnormality in the immune system
  • Environmental factors
  • Excessive alcohol consumption and smoking
  • Infections: A bacterial or viral infection
  • Persons living in cold temperature regions
  • Steroids
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Flexural psoriasis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Flexural psoriasis. Of the 7 causes of Flexural psoriasis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Flexural psoriasis:

The following list of conditions have 'Flexural psoriasis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Flexural psoriasis:

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