Psoriatic Arthritis

Psoriatic Arthritis or PsA is an autoimmune disease and is a type of inflammatory arthritis.  Only 30% of people who have skin involvement called psoriasis will develop psoriatic arthritis.  This condition happens when the immune system breaks and mistakenly attacks healthy tissue. This results in inflammation throughout the body that causes painful swollen joints, stiffness and skin lesions.

There is NO cure!

It is imperative that you seek medical attention with a board certified rheumatologist who can properly diagnose and start the appropriate treatment to keep it from causing permanent joint and tissue damage.

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