Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Psoriasis Symptoms

Symptoms of psoriasis include:

Psoriasis Trigger Factors

The symptoms of psoriasis often come and go, with some periods of time where they may be little or no rash. The symptoms of psoriasis may be triggered by stress, depression, infection, medications, and cancer.

Triggers factors for psoriasis include:

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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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