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What Is Photosensitive Psoriasis

Photosensitive Psoriasis,PsoriasisPhotosensitive psoriasis is a kind of psoriasis related with sunlight. When the patients touch sunlight, their condition can worsen or occur new rashes, this type is called photosensitive psoriasis. This disease is a relative rare type of usual psoriasis, only with a proportion of 5%. While the sunlight is the common thing we must touch, and the laser therapy developed greatly, this kind of psoriasis get more and more attention of the patients and doctors.

This kind of disease develop quickly, under the sun couple hours or days, the disease can be triggered. More than half of the proportion of the patients can occur polytypism sun rashes, then develop into psoriasis skin lesions gradually. The symptoms usually show on the neck, arms and legs which are exposed in the sun, while the other parts can also have the symptoms.

The occur of it mainly appear in the skin relative white patients, and the the loss or lack of melanin protection. When they get a long time of sun expose, the disease may triggered off. The patients are sensitive to the UVB of sunlight, causing they are incline to be influenced by the sunshine. Some researches show that may a relation with heredity, so if the family have the relative history of patients, they should pay attention to it, and protect yourself from the sun.

The external symptoms are similar for every patient, actually there are many kinds and the therapies vary from people to people. If you want a further knowledge, you can consult the online doctor or send us.


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