Many with psoriasis go untreated

September 2013
Dermatology Times;Sep2013, Vol. 34 Issue 9, p14
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The article reports on a national survey data compiled by the National Psoriasis Foundation from 2003 to 2011, which claimed that up to 30 percent of psoriasis patients do not look for medical care for their skin condition.


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