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Posts for tag: Crohn's Disease

By Sheryl Clark, MD
August 24, 2012
Category: Psoriasis
Tags: Crohn's Disease  

We already know that psoriasis is associated with heart attacks, stroke, and metabolic syndrome. A new study from the NIH, which followed 174,646 patients over time, suggests the Crohn's disease, another inflammatory disease, is four times more likely in patients with psoriasis than in individuals without psoriasis.

Metabolic Syndrome in Psoriasis