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I have psoriasis but my skin scale are shed in droves if I

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I have psoriasis but my skin scale are shed in droves if I scratch which my body triggers me to do this. what is happening? p/help
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello
This is typical of psoriasis.
What type of doctor is taking care of this?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

dermatogical doctor recommended by my practioner.

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
OK
It would indicated that the psoriasis is not effectively treated
What is your current treatment?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

just using creams recommened. what else shall I use as drying is getting worse

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
What creams exactly
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

balneum, elocon, bath cream name don't remember

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
OK
I would ask your doctor about different therapies.

Specifically vitamin D analogues.
You are only on a steroid as far as power medicines go, which can cause the side effect you have
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