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What is psoriasis?
Psoriasis is a non-infectious skin disease that causes red rashes and patches on the skin.Psoriasis causes painful swelling, bleeding cracks, severe scaling, itching, burning, and plaques. Psoriasis plaques affect any part of the skin including scalp, palms, elbows, and knees, nape of the neck, genitals, and soles of feet. Medical science does not suggest any complete treatment for Psoriasis. But it is curable through Ayurvedic treatments without any side effects.
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Psoriasis of the scalp is known as plaque psoriasis and can also affect the skin of the elbows and knees,the palms of hands and the soles of feet. It`s an auto-immune disease …that`s recurring (chronic) and is therefore difficult to treat. Skin cells accumulate due to accelerated growth and form layers on top of the skin.The cause is believed to be genetic and could very well be hereditary.
If one member of your family had psoriasis or still has then it is very probably to "get" psoriasis some day too. Actually, a person doesn't get psoriasis because it is writte…n in the genetic information so you can have it since the day you are born...it is not contagious so if your question was meant to mean if a person can get psoriasis just by touching a person with this condition then i can assure you that's impossible...if your question refers to triggers for psoriasis then i can tell you that stress is the most important in the list..then it comes streptococcus infections..in my case, i inherited the disease from my grandma and the triggers were stress and streptococcus infection.
Studies have proven that psoriasis is caused by 9 gene mutation. There are several types of things that trigger this kind of skin disorder. This includes drinking alcohol, str…ong family history, anxiety or stress.
The most common sign of psoriasis is a psoriasis plaque, a raised, red skin patch covered by a silvery-white coating. Eight out of 10 people with psoriasis have plaques. T…hese patches can form anywhere on your skin but are most likely to show up on your knees, elbows, lower back, and scalp. You may have several patches that join together to form a big patch. Plaques are itchy, but resist scratching them because scratching can make them become thicker. In at least half of the people who have psoriasis, the scalp is affected. Scalp psoriasis can range from mild, dandruff-like scaling to crusty plaques that extend beyond your hairline to your forehead or neck. This type of psoriasis can be very itchy. Using a medicated shampoo may help with scalp psoriasis. As many as half of all people with psoriasis experience nail changes caused by the condition. Changes in your nails may include pitting (holes), alterations in color and shape, thickening, and separation of the nail from the nail bed. About one in twenty people with psoriasis will have painful, stiff joints. This type of joint pain and swelling is called psoriatic arthritis. In many cases psoriatic arthritis affects only the fingers and toes. If you develop psoriatic arthritis, you will almost certainly experience nail changes. In rare cases, this form of arthritis can be severe and affect the joints in your spine as well. Psoriasis does not appear to directly cause any of these diseases, but it does put you at higher risk for developing them. Studies show that having psoriasis increases your risk of stroke and diabetes by about 40 percent. If you are 30 years old and you have severe psoriasis, your chances of having a heart attack are tripled. Take steps to lower your risk and protect your health by eating a heart-smart diet, getting regular exercise, and controlling your weight. Having psoriasis can be stressful. Studies show that people with psoriasis may have higher rates of depression and anxiety.
Anybody can get Psoriasis but the most targeted people are people that are often stressed, smoking, or often out in dry weather.
Yes it is a hereditary skin disorder.
It's a disease ----------------------------- إظهار التحويل إلى الحروف اللاتينيةPsoriasis is a chronic skin disease characterized by the appear…ance of red patches covered by silvery scales with color and have different sizes and appear frequently on the scalp, knees, elbows, lower back, ankle and finger nails and feet, chest and abdomen and the back of the arms and legs and palms of the hands and the soles of the feet. They lead to the pits in the skin and discoloration and sometimes to rupture of the nails. Usually symptoms appear on adolescents and youth and continue throughout life, and more or less degree for no apparent reason and do not leave scars. The reason for psoriasis to some extent is unknown, but they occur in family members with the knowledge that it is not hereditary. It has been noted that psoriasis accompanied by rheumatic arthritis, sometimes almost in spite of not showing the relationship between them so far. Psoriasis may occur in acute and chronic, but most of their situations. In cases of violent leading to the crust and crust cracks and swollen on the palm of the hand and feet and can also appear rash genitals with falling solid crust of the skin, sometimes occurs in rare cases, major arthritis and spine. Psoriasis affects about 2 to 4% of humans are found in eggs more than blacks. According to the medical report is not caused by allergies or infection or food or stress, or lack of vitamins and minerals. May be the outcome of an imbalance in the immune system to attack the body is usually not contagious. Psoriasis is an imbalance occurs in the growth and replacement The body replaces normal skin cells of the skin every 48 hours but psoriasis increases the speed of this process at 5 to 10 times, leading to a crust on the skin. The sun helps get rid of patches of psoriasis and if they fail to expose himself to sunlight exposure may be infected areas to ultraviolet light, and that the atmosphere is warm and humid that is very useful in improving the condition of the injured and dry weather increases the severity of psoriasis.
Psoriasis is a disease that is caused when your white blood cells are reproducing to quickly causing a patch of skin. It appears white on top and pinkish on the bottom. This d…isease usually gets in contact with people who smoke, often get tense, or people with relatives that have the skin condition. There is no cure yet but dermatologist are working to find it. Until there is a cure you should go outside in the sun. The UV light contains Vitamin D which helps this skin condition.
guttate psoriasis is characterized by small, red, drop-like dots that enlarge rapidly and may be somewhat scaly.
You can inherit Psoriasis from your ancestors who had it. For example: I probably got psoriasis because it might of been inherited to me from my grandpa who has it as well.
It is characterized by blister-like lesions filled with non-infectious pus and surrounded by reddened skin.
The type of treatment needs to be determined by your physician. For extreme cases of psoriasis, the treatment needed would involve ultra violet light treatments. In small case…s you may use ointments and lotions.
Inside the elbow is a common location for eczema, not for psoriasis. Eczema likes to affect body parts such as (neck, behind knees, inner elbows, etc.) whereas psoriasis likes… the elbows, knees, scalp and belly button.