DESKABABLE – Do not take lightly itchy skin. If left unchecked, it is not impossible to get an infection, it can even cause much more serious problems.
In some cases, psoriasis can cause several other conditions such as, cardiovascular problems, diabetes, high blood pressure.
In a process called cell turnover, the growing skin cells rise to the surface. Usually, this molting will take a month. On psoriasis, skin growth occurs in just a few days because the cells rise too fast.
This disease will usually appear patches or additional skin on the elbows, knees, scalp, back, face, palms and feet. However, this extra skin can also appear on other parts of the body.
Psoriasis can be difficult to diagnose because it can look like: disease other skin. Your doctor may need to look at a small skin sample under a microscope.