Questions about Psoriasis

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Questions about Psoriasis

Dr. Andrew Affleck
Dr. Andrew Affleck
Dermatologist
Dundee
Not enough information given for me to give a helpful answer I am afraid. There are several prescription topical therapies available for psoriasis. I would expect a GP to be able to help her…
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Dr. Andrew Affleck
Dr. Andrew Affleck
Dermatologist
Dundee
Leave on preparations would help eg . Dovobet gel.
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Dr. Andrew Affleck
Dr. Andrew Affleck
Dermatologist
Dundee
It depends on the sites affected and the thickness of the psoriasis. Tar and dithranol preparations can be effective too.
2 answers

Dr. Andrew Affleck
Dr. Andrew Affleck
Dermatologist
Dundee
No medical cure but may improve by itself and sometimes almost clears. Sometimes psoriasis can be driven by emotional / psychological morbidity / stressors which if addressed can help greatly…
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