Clinical and laboratory features in acute generalized pustular psoriasis: a retrospective study of 34 patients
- Autores: Borges-Costa J, Filipe P, Gonçalves L, Marques Gomes M, Silva R, Soares de Almeida L
- Ano de Publicação: 2011
- Journal: American Journal of Clinical Dermatology
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Clinical+and+laboratory+features+in+acute+generalized+pustular+psoriasis%3A+a+retrospective+study+of+34+patients
Acute generalized pustular psoriasis (AGPP) is a rare variant of psoriasis that can be lethal without proper treatment. It can be caused by the withdrawal of corticosteroids and, among its extra-cutaneous manifestations, liver abnormalities are frequently under-reported or attributed to drugs.