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Assessing the growing range of therapies for psoriasis

Psoriasis is a common disorder that can begin at any age, although it most commonly appears for the first time between the ages of 15 and 25, with a second peak of incidence in middle age. It is a lifelong inflammatory disease, with spontaneous remissions and exacerbations. This article reviews the increasing range of treatment options: topical therapies, phototherapy and systemic therapies (non-biological and biological).
Dermatology in practice 2009; 17(1): 4–8
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