Psoriasis and metabolic syndrome: Co-incidence or correlation

Background: Psoriasis is an immune-mediated chronic skin disease having effects on other organs. It has been linked to diabetes mellitus, hypertension, obesity, and dyslipidemia. All of these components ultimately increase the risk of metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular morbidities. Several studie...

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Main Authors: Subhajit Das, Anupam Manna, Nehal Ahmad, Debjit Banerjee, Soumit Mondal, Pankaj Tayal
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2016-01-01
Series:Medical Journal of Dr. D.Y. Patil University
Online Access:;year=2016;volume=9;issue=2;spage=177;epage=180;aulast=Das