Psoriatic arthritis is a type of inflammatory arthritis that is often seen in patients who have the skin disease, Psoriasis. Psoriasis can present as silvery scaly rashes. It can affect your skin and nails. Oftentimes, when there is nail involvement, there may be bone and joint involvement as well. It is diagnosed with the help of clinical exams, blood tests, and imaging.
There are several treatments available for this disease such as Methotrexate, TNF inhibitors (such as Adalimumab/ Humira, Etanercept/Enbrel, etc), IL 17 inhibitors (Secukinumab/Cosentyx, Ixekizumab/Taltz), Apremilast (Otezla), IL Ustekinumab (Stelara), IL 23 inhibitor(Guselkumab/ Tremfya), etc.
If you have any of the above symptoms, please schedule an appointment with a doctor for the work-up. If you choose us, we will be happy to take care of you.
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