Psoriasis plaques are itchy, red, thick, and scaly. They can be irritating, painful, embarrassing, and stubborn. But don’t despair, your doctor has many powerful treatment options to help clear your skin and there are several things you can do to soothe your flare.
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Marusinec, MD, is a pediatrician with expertise in urgent care and dermatology.
She has been in practice for over 17 years. She is also a freelance medical
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