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Why does psoriasis sometimes look white?

Psoriasis is an inflammatory disorder, with a greatly increased blood flow to plaques. So why does is sometimes look white? Is there a 'white chromophore'? Or is there another explanation?

From  Jonathan Rees 3 Years ago 0 likes 55 views 0  

Pigmented lesion? What to do next.

How do you approach clinically the patient with a suspicious pigmented lesion? What types of pathology must you consider, and when and how do you carry out surgery.

From  Jonathan Rees 3 Years ago 0 likes 63 views 0  

Skin cancer: an unhelpful term?

Skin cancers behave very differently biologically. Is the term still useful in the clinic?

From  Jonathan Rees 3 Years ago 0 likes 46 views 0