• stiffness
  • Spondyloarthritis (M07.2): This type is characterized by stiffness of the neck or the sacroiliac joint of the spine, but can also affect the hands and feet, in a similar fashion to symmetric arthritis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Systemic
  • In the Psoriasis Drug Market, Continued Uptake of Janssen's Stelara and the Launch of Emerging Systemic Therapies Will Drive Sales Growth to Nearly $9.2 Billi. (bio-medicine.org)
  • biologic
  • A biologic medication that requires less of a time commitment to receive may be welcome news for some psoriatic arthritis patients. (healthcentral.com)
  • The Pharmacor advisory service entitled Psoriasis finds that the continued uptake of Janssen's interleukin 12/23 inhibitor Stelara, which is expected to experience first-line biologic use ahead of the TNF-alpha inhibitors in the second half of the 2012-2022 forecast period, will drive sales growth. (bio-medicine.org)
  • guttate
  • Two randomized double-blinded controlled trials (the research gold standard) in the JAAD review found omega-3 supplements improved redness, thickness, and scaling in plaque and guttate psoriasis. (psoriasis.org)
  • Guttate psoriasis has drop-shaped lesions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Guttate psoriasis is often triggered by a streptococcal infection, typically streptococcal pharyngitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • Psoriasis in the mouth is very rare, in contrast to lichen planus, another common papulosquamous disorder that commonly involves both the skin and mouth. (wikipedia.org)
  • disease
  • Have questions about psoriatic disease? (psoriasis.org)
  • We are the world's first, personalized support center for psoriatic disease, and we can help you find a specialist in your area who understands psoriatic arthritis. (psoriasis.org)
  • Psoriasis is a complex disease that manifests itself in different ways in different people. (healthcentral.com)
  • Biologics target the main proteins that have been shown to cause psoriatic arthritis and can help patients manage their disease more effectively. (healthcentral.com)
  • Hear world-class experts provide the latest information on psoriatic disease. (psoriasis.org)
  • Join a group of everyday people dealing with psoriatic disease by walking, running, cycling and DIY-ing for a cure. (psoriasis.org)
  • That's good news for people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, who are at a higher risk of developing heart disease. (psoriasis.org)
  • If you or someone you love needs free, personalized support for living a healthier life with psoriatic disease, contact our Patient Navigation Center . (psoriasis.org)
  • and evaluating the progress of psoriatic disease research toward the goal of a cure. (wikipedia.org)
  • The goal is to stimulate the development of new research programs in the field of psoriatic disease that are capable of competing for long-term funding from the National Institutes of Health or other agencies in the future. (wikipedia.org)
  • The fellowships, one-year awards up to $50,000, aim to increase the number of scientists focused on studying and treating psoriatic disease by encouraging young scientists to become physician researchers and dedicate their careers to psoriatic disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the catalyst for psoriatic disease research, NPF is dedicated to promoting patient involvement in research studies and clinical trials. (wikipedia.org)
  • Psoriasis is a disease whose main symptom is gray or silvery flaky patches on the skin which are red and inflamed underneath. (dmoztools.net)
  • Psoriasis is generally thought to be a genetic disease that is triggered by environmental factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • MRI bone edema scores are high in arthritis mutilans and correlate with radiographic measures of joint damage, although they may not correlate with disease activity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Suffering from the skin disease psoriasis and crippling psoriatic arthritis, detective novelist Dan Dark is in such pain in a hospital that he begins to delve into fantasy, resulting in several storylines told simultaneously: A film noir based on Dark's novel, The Singing Detective, in which a nightclub singer/private eye, hired by Mark Binney, takes on a strange case involving prostitutes and two mysterious men. (wikipedia.org)
  • These groups, communities, or meeting places provide an opportunity for people with a common experience (such as a condition or disease, or a care-giving role) to share their concerns, and to seek and offer information and advice. (dmoztools.net)
  • X-rays also showed that the progress of the disease slowed or stopped in many people receiving methotrexate, with the progression being completely halted in about 30% of those receiving the drug. (wikipedia.org)
  • diagnosis
  • Conduct the largest and most comprehensive realignment and expansion of its psoriatic arthritis program - including reducing the time of diagnosis from four years to one - since NPF began serving this patient population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diagnosis is made by clinical examination from an appropriate health professional, and may be supported by other tests such as radiology and blood tests, depending on the type of suspected arthritis. (wikipedia.org)
  • eczema
  • If you have psoriasis or eczema on your body, Nisim has created a Clinical Strength Body Wash and Lotion to use in conjunction with Dermylex™ Supplements. (nisim.com)
  • mutilans
  • In severe forms, psoriatic arthritis may progress to arthritis mutilans which on X-ray gives a "pencil-in-cup" appearance. (wikipedia.org)
  • As an uncommon arthropathy, arthritis mutilans was originally described as affecting the hands, feet, fingers, and/or toes, but can refer in general to severe derangement of any joint damaged by arthropathy. (wikipedia.org)
  • The bone edema in arthitis mutilans can be treated with TNF inhibitors in the short term: a 2007 study found that the bone edema associated with psoriatic arthritis (of which arthitis mutilans is a subtype) responded to TNF inhibitors with "dramatic" improvement, but the study was not determinative of whether TNF inhibitors would prevent new bone formation, bone fusion, or osteolysis (bone resorption). (wikipedia.org)