When is surgery indicated for treatment of psoriasis?

Updated: Mar 17, 2021
  • Author: Jacquiline Habashy, DO, MSc; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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No specific surgical treatments are available for psoriasis, other than procedures relating to ophthalmic complications as described in other sections. The development of psoriasis at surgical sites (and after sunburn) is a recognized phenomenon.

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