Indian Journal of Paediatric Dermatology

SYMPOSIUM
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 3--8

Childhood psoriasis - Clinical manifestations


Subash Lokre, Ravi Hiremagalore 
 Department of Pediatrics and Dermatology, Manipal Hospital, 98, HAL Airport Road, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Ravi Hiremagalore
Department of Pediatrics and Dermatology, Manipal Hospital, 98, HAL Airport Road, Bangalore - 560 017, Karnataka
India

Psoriasis is a chronic immune mediated inflammatory disease. It has different clinical patterns in childhood. It can vary from as simple as a napkin psoriasis to pustular and erythrodermic forms. The review discusses the epidemiology, trigger factors, clinical features of childhood psoriasis including the differential diagnosis of the various patterns.


How to cite this article:
Lokre S, Hiremagalore R. Childhood psoriasis - Clinical manifestations.Indian J Paediatr Dermatol 2012;13:3-8


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Lokre S, Hiremagalore R. Childhood psoriasis - Clinical manifestations. Indian J Paediatr Dermatol [serial online] 2012 [cited 2020 Aug 3 ];13:3-8
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