Psoriasis is a chronic disease condition associated with the immune-mediated response. It is manifested by small, red, itching, and irritated scaly dark patches and plaques on the skin. These skin lesions cover the entire body. Psoriasis patches are of 5 variant types.
They are namely :
- 1. Plaque
- 2. Guttate
- 3. Inverse
- 4. Erythrodermic
- 5. Pustular
The skin lesions and plaques generally occur on the elbows, joints, back, arm pits, and soles of feet, palms, and also in the genitals. The finger nails and toe nails are massively affected during psoriasis mostly. There is no complete cure for psoriasis, but it can be controlled greatly by Aadhya Clinic various treatment options. The cause of psoriasis is well understood. It is thought that our own immune system recognises the cells as pathogens and triggers an immune response against our body’s normal cells, which leads to psoriasis.
Our clinic offers various therapies such as oral drugs, topical ointments that are basically steroid creams, calcipotriene-based ointments, and light or phototherapies.