Psoriasis was thought to be only a skin condition presenting with red scaly patches and obviously a severe cosmetic disfigurement.
Recent advances in research has shown that it is far more than this. It is a systemic inflammatory condition affecting the joints, nails and internal organs. E.g: Their Heart & Brain.
It is imperative that this condition is diagnosed and manged timeously to prevent progression of the disease and in doing so, improve the patient’s entire quality of life.