Dermatoses affecting the skin exhibit various morphologies such as annular, arcuate, discoid, polycyclic, reticulate, target, confluent, guttate
, stellate, digitate, linear, whorled, etc.
We also see a lot more guttate
disease" in children with psoriasis, which is more likely to be related to infections and triggers, Dr.
There are five different types of psoriasis: plaque, guttate
, inverse, pustular, and erythrodermic.
Another manifestation of differential tolerance for this organism is evidenced by the fact that strep is known to trigger at least four very different types of "autoimmune" reactions, including rheumatic fever, post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis (technically an immune-complex disease, but bear with me), guttate
psoriasis, and PANDAS.
Winnie the Pooh and psoriasis too: an isomorphic response of guttate
psoriasis in a tattoo.
Patients with predominantly guttate
, erythrodermic or pustular psoriasis (as efficacy of acitretin has been proven in these forms of psoriasis) were enrolled.
In our study 91 cases [91%] presented with chronic plaque psoriasis, 2 cases (2%) had guttate
psoriasis and 7% were diagnosed to have palmoplantar psoriasis.
high relative humidity profusely guttate
in the field in situ both
Recent strep infection also may provide a clue, not only for guttate
psoriasis but also probably for plaque psoriasis in children, Dr.
hypomelanosis-like lesions in patients with mycosis fungoides: a new adverse effect of phototherapy.
The differential diagnosis of UP can include urticaria, atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, pityriasis rosea, an allergic reaction/ drug eruption, Henoch-Schonlein purpura, erythema multiforme, fifth disease, folliculitis, guttate
psoriasis, miliaria rubra, insect bites, viral exanthem, lichen planus, and scabies.
psoriasis is a less common form of psoriasis, with a prevalence of less than 30% of patients with psoriasis.