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Psoriasis & vitiligo is their any connection with these toe as I see that it a melonin deficiency & I have both!!!

I am on methotrexate I take subcutaneously at 15mls for the psoriasis & it’s ruined my immune system to nill!! although cleared my psoriasis, but I want my immune system back!!!
I also have autoimmune hyperthyroidism & low iron!
Recently have developed dupatrons in my hands! & my vitiligo has been quiet until a month ago it came back with evengence!!
I take naproxen, losec, EPO,… read more

edited, originally posted about 18 hours ago
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How long did it take you/your doctor to figure out that you gave plantar psoriasis?

I was diagnosed with tinea (athlete's foot) over 10 years ago. My PCP told me it was a severe case that would be hard to treat. After years of antifungals (even used the really strong stuff) not working I eventually took a pumice stone to my feet and got pretty close to making my feet look normal - but obviously it never went away. It took us this long to figure out that it wasn't tinea at all. I'm wondering who else dealt… read more

edited, originally posted about 23 hours ago
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Genital Psoriasis

This is a personal question, but since we are hopefully all mature adults maybe you could share, if not I totally understand. I'm wondering from a medical perspective and I have experienced it myself, has anyone ever experienced Genital Psoriasis. I did years ago and it was extremely uncomfortable and itched like crazy. My old Dermatologist said That "Psoriasis attacks anywhere where there is skin". Just wondering how common or uncommon is this condition from people like myself that suffer from… read more

posted 4 days ago
A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

My dermatologist gave me a Cortisone ointment. Apparently it has to be used diligently for around 6 months. As a teenager I had it on my face. Now in my… read more

posted about 5 hours ago
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Is there anything we can take to help wit the ich ???

Like I’ve used loads of creams for ich
But is there any tablets that can help does anyone no ??

posted 5 days ago
A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

Benedryl may help.

posted 4 days ago
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Psoriasis and elevated ANA test

Has anyone had a very highly positive ANA test that has been attributed to psoriasis? I had the test done years ago and I all I had at that time was psoriasis in the ear canal ( which I’d had for 20 years). Now I have it mildly in the scalp and the ears are much better. I’ve always wondered what triggered the high ANA result

posted 6 days ago
7 medium

Has anyone else experienced loss of height in their mid 40's?

I have shrunk 3/4ths of an inch and am wondering if this is caused by my psoriatic arthritis or totally unrelated?

posted 9 days ago
A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

Me neither. I'm 5'2

posted about 5 hours ago
8 medium

Flare Ups

Has anyone had flare ups while on a biologic? I had no flare ups on Humira, I've had two or three while on Cosentyx for three years

posted 10 days ago
A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

I had minimal flare ups on Humira but it affected my joints so I switched to Cosyntex. Since switching, I’ve had 3 terrible flare ups in three months.… read more

posted 8 days ago
3 medium

can you sell a psoriasis related item on this site?

I have a home light therapy machine that I no longer have use for. How can I let people know I want to sell it?

posted 11 days ago
A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

I'd keep it if worked, you never know when it might come to use again?

posted 11 days ago
3 medium

What is the best shampoo to use for psoriasis on the back of the scalp?

posted 14 days ago
A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

I used to use Polytar. Apparently they are re releasing it again

posted 14 days ago
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