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The management of psoriasis
  • Relevant BNF section: 13.5.2


Psoriasis affects about 2% of people in the UK. In some patients symptoms are mild, in others they can cause physical, social and psychological disability. With careful management most patients are able to live an essentially normal life. Here we review the various approaches for treating psoriatic rash but do not consider the treatment of associated conditions such as psoriatic arthritis.

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