What are the treatment options for psoriasis?

Updated: Mar 17, 2021
  • Author: Jacquiline Habashy, DO, MSc; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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The diagnosis of psoriasis is clinical. (See Workup.) Management of psoriasis may involve topical or systemic medications, light therapy, stress reduction, climatotherapy, and various adjuncts such as sunshine, moisturizers, and salicylic acid. (See Treatment and Management.)

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