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I have psoriasis and is very irritating. It is all over my

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I have psoriasis and is very irritating. It is all over my body and my scalp is always itching with some flakes in it. I have been to a GP but is only giving creams to use which do not prevent the condition. What do u suggest as this does not let me go to sleep eitherr.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

Do you have a picture?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Sent photos. My back is bad as well as back of neck cannot take picture of that
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

has anyone suggested UV light therapy?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
No. my doctors hasnt and neither have they refferred me to a dermatologist. I need to push them to send me to one. So do u recommend UV light?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

Yes, I do

It is super effective

I have a patient that has a home UV light unit and his issues are basically resolved

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.
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