What are the risk factors and comorbidities of psoriasis?

Updated: Nov 20, 2020
  • Author: Jacquiline Habashy, DO, MSc; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Answer

Psoriasis is associated with smoking, alcohol, metabolic syndrome, lymphoma, depression, suicide, potentially harmful drug and light therapies, and possibly melanoma and nonmelanoma skin cancers.


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