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The Common Symptoms And Characteristics Between Psoriasis And Eczema

The Common Symptoms And Characteristics Between Psoriasis And Eczema,PsoriasisBoth eczema and psoriasis are chronic skin disease, and both are the skin disorders occur red as well as scaly rashes.

Attack areas

The attack parts are hands, feet,even nape of neck, so the attack parts are same nearly, even a doctor can’t make a diagnosis for the areas.


Psoriasis skin lesions are thick, red, and scaly,which is always dry. Although eczema skin lesions can be similar. But there are some special areas, the psoriasis prefers to occur the back of the elbows and the front of the knees, while eczema prefers to attack the inside back of the knees.

The most obvious characteristic is that the eczema has the oozing symptom, but psoriasis hasn’t, and psoriasis is dry skin with rashes covered with silvery scales. Although the eczema also has the red rashes and sometimes the skin is dry.

Causes Difference

The cause of both disease are also different,eczema is always triggered by the external factors, such as weather change, harsh chemical, rough fabrics, allergic reaction and harsh chemical.

While psoriasis can be triggered by both internal as well as external triggers,the environment, infection, injury ,gene and the immune system.

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 email to, we can give you a professional solution.


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