If you suffer from psoriasis, or have a friend or relative who does, this book offers help. The only volume available to provide the doctor's and patient's views, 100 Questions a Answers About Psoriasis gives you authoritative, practical answers to your questions about choosing a dermatologist, treatment options, coping strategies, sources of support, and much more. In clear, accessible style, two expert dermatologists specializing in treating psoriasis describe the latest medical knowledgeAcana-including the new generation of psoriasis drugsAcana-and practical tips on what psoriasis is and what you can do to treat your condition, from mild to the most severe, effectively. Featuring insider advice from an actual patient, this book is an invaluable resource for anyone coping with the physical and emotional turmoil of this potentially debilitating disease.To minimize this risk, a physician will often do a tuberculosis test called a PPD test prior to beginning these therapies. 18. If I have a biopsy, how do I interpret the results? A skin biopsy is a sample of skin that is examined under the microscopeanbsp;...
|Title||:||100 Questions & Answers about Psoriasis|
|Author||:||Kendra Gail Bergstrom, Alexa Boer Kimball|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Learning - 2005|