Correlation of psoriasis
|Description||This chapter covers the correlation of psoriasis|
|Author(s)||Oriol Yélamos · Ralph Braun|
|Responsible author||Oriol Yélamos → send e-mail|
|Status update||January 1, 2019|
|Status by||Ralph Braun|
Glossary:Psoriasis, Glossary:Inflammoscopy, Glossary:Dermoscopy, Glossary:Histopathology Cite:Correlation of psoriasis Message:Correlation of psoriasis Participate:Correlation of psoriasis
Monomorphic red dots Monomorphic and symmetrically distributed red dots over an erythematous background together with white scaling are the hallmark pattern of psoriasis. Histologically, they correspond to the presence of spiraled capillaries in the papillary dermis and psoriasiform epidermal hyperplasia and parakeratosis (Sgouros et al., 2018).