Successive sebopsoriasis, erysipelas and Koebner phenomenon

Viguier, Manuelle; Bachelez, Hervé
April 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/6/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 6, pE252
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 48-year-old man who presented with severe psoriasis vulgaris. It says that he was administered with efalizumab to cure the psoriasis that regressed the initial skin lesions. The efalizumab therapy was stopped due to new lesions and etanercept was given to the patient. It states that the man presented with chills, fever, malaise, and an erythematous and edematous plaque after taking etanercept. Successive sebopsoriasis and Koebner phenomenon are mentioned.


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