1 in 4 With Psoriasis May Have Undiagnosed Arthritis – HealthDay – By Robert Preidt – (Thursday, October 13, 2011) –

by drsjbecker on October 17, 2011

THURSDAY, Oct. 13 (HealthDay News) — Nearly one in four Americans with the chronic skin condition known as psoriasis may also have undiagnosed psoriatic arthritis, according to a new study. 

This is in addition to the 2 million people in the United States who have been diagnosed with the disease, a type of inflammatory arthritis that affects the joints and tendons and can lead to joint destruction and disability.     http://consumer.healthday.com/Article.asp?AID=657861

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