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Skin and nail disease 

Skin and nail disease
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Skin and nail disease
Author(s):

Dafna D. Gladman

, Cheryl F. Rosen

, and Vinod Chandran

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199692095.003.0005
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date: 30 May 2020

There are several forms of cutaneous psoriasis: psoriasis vulgaris, guttate psoriasis, inverse psoriasis, pustular psoriasis and erythrodermic psoriasis.

Psoriasis vulgaris is the most common form of psoriasis

Nail involvement, including pitting and distal onycholysis, is seen in up to 50% of patients with psoriasis and up to 90% of patients with psoriatic arthritis

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