It is a chronic skin condition characterised by scaly, well demarcated and irregular patches all over the body. Mostly its onset is as dandruff which later spreads to other parts of the body.one of the paculiar feature of the lesion is that on scratching the lesion produces pin point bleedding. Usually it aggravates during winter and on exposure to certain emotions like stress, tension etc.Exacerbations and remissions is a constant feature of Psoriasis. One of the complications of Psoriasis is Psoriatic arthritis.
In Ayush Ayurveda Hospital we have formulated successful treatment programme for the management of Psoriasis. It includes internal medication and biopurification therapies ie Panchakarma therapy for a period of twenty one days hospitalisation.