Psoriatic Arthritis Clinico Therapeutic Advances

  • K Pavithran, MD, D.V.D, MNAMS Medical College, Calicut, Senior Consultant, MIMS Hospital, Calicut 16
  • Pabin Pavithran, M.B.B.S., D.D.V.L. Co-operative Hospital, Vadakara
Keywords: Psoriasis, Psoriasis types and medical management, Ankylosing spondylitis

Abstract

Background: Psoriasis, a papulosquamous disorder, continues to be one of the common diseases affecting the skin. Estimates of its occurrence in different parts of the world vary from 0.1 to 3 %.
Objective: To describe the diagnostic features of different types of Psoriasis and their medical management.
Result: Various clinical types of psoriasis include psoriasis vulgaris, gultate, pustular, plaque, exfoliative, flexural and arthritic psoriasis and psoriasis unguis are described here.

Author Biographies

K Pavithran, MD, D.V.D, MNAMS, Medical College, Calicut, Senior Consultant, MIMS Hospital, Calicut 16

Emeritus Professor, Dermato-Venereology

Pabin Pavithran, M.B.B.S., D.D.V.L., Co-operative Hospital, Vadakara

Skin Specialists

Published
2013-03-28
How to Cite
Pavithran, K., & Pavithran, P. (2013). Psoriatic Arthritis Clinico Therapeutic Advances. IMA Kerala Medical Journal, 6(1), 24-27. https://doi.org/10.52314/kmj.2013.v6i1.282