Guttate psoriasis

Overview

Guttate psoriasis is a skin condition in which tiny, drop-shaped sores appear on the trunk, arms, legs, and scalp. The sores are covered by a fine scale. The condition is more common in children and young adults. It often develops after an infection, such as strep throat.

Treatments

Treatments include antibiotics and cortisone creams.

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017


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