What is psoriasis?

Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune skin condition characterized by the rapid buildup of skin cells, leading to red, scaly patches that can be itchy and flaky.

Where do I get psoriasis?

It commonly affects the elbows, knees, scalp, palms, soles and lower back.

Does psoriasis have seasonal variation?

It can increase during winters, it is seasonal.

Is it contagious ?

No it is not contagious

Treatment options are,

Treatment options include topical creams, oral medications, and biologic therapies, tailored to the severity of symptoms and varies from patient to patient. Consult a dermatologist to manage psoriasis and know more.