Guttate psoriasis

A skin condition of tiny, drop-shaped sores on trunk, arms, legs, and scalp.


Guttate psoriasis is a skin condition in which tiny, drop-shaped sores appear on the trunk, arms, legs, and scalp. The sores are covered by a fine scale. The condition is more common in children and young adults. It often develops after an infection, such as strep throat.


Treatments include antibiotics and cortisone creams.

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