When is surgery indicated for treatment of psoriasis?

Updated: Mar 17, 2021
  • Author: Jacquiline Habashy, DO, MSc; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
  • Print
Answer

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.


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!