For today experts allocate four full stages of psoriasis, each of which has its special characteristics. Their rate of development depends on the degree of resistance of the organism, the duration of exposure to the provoking factor, the General health condition of the patient, etc ..
In General, we can distinguish the following stages of development of psoriasis:
Primary , also called early.
Progressive , which is in the period of exacerbation of the disease.
At a standstill , during which the disease does not spread and does not improve.
retrogressive, that is characterized mainly by recovery of the patient and disappearance of some or all of the symptoms.
Thus, we can conclude that psoriasis is completely different, as in every other stage, which means that it is necessary for their correct determination and selection of appropriate treatment methods.
In the initial phase of psoriasis
In the initial phase of the development of psoriasis symptoms appear do not bring a sick person considerable discomfort. In this stage, it is possible the rapid spread of skin lesions on large areas of the skin. The Problem looks like the plural formation of papules, which have a circular shape with clear boundaries.
In the initial phase of psoriasis a special feature of the disease is the appearance of silvery-white scales. They are almost not related to the
ramus cutaneus cover, therefore, any mechanical action, you can easily peel and fall off.
the papules of psoriasis which are formed on the skin, it begins to come together in a major city. This becomes even more visible to others. Thereafter the active process of progression of the disease, which means that the transition into the next phase of development.
How to diagnose psoriasis in the early phase of the
In an early stage of development of psoriasis is at a time when it is very important to notice changes in the appearance of the skin. If you do, then try to treat the disease, there is a high probability to cause a rapid remission.
Diagnose psoriasis in the early stages with the following characteristics:
The emergence of the phenomenon stearin spot. In the implementation of scraping the top layer of dry skin, flakes easily fall off, exposing the surface, which are very similar in appearance of a fall of stearin.
The emergence of the phenomenon of thermal film. If you completely remove the flakes and stearic spot can be achieved on a smooth surface, which is reminiscent of the film.
The manifestation of the phenomenon of "blood rose". If the movie is corrupted and begin a drop of blood. This is due to the fact that it is close to the surface of the skin is the large number of capillaries are relatively thin walls.
To prevent further development of psoriasis after the early stage of its appearance, it is worth time to notice the signs of illness and begin therapy,
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The treatment of a disease in the initial phase of the
If you start the psoriasis treatment in the early phase, there is a large probability to avoid the serious consequences of the disease and its transition into the chronic process.
One of the most effective, popular and well-known products, which are used when the skin lesion is salicylic ointment. This helps to eliminate the inflammatory process and to remove the scaly layer. To combat the itch is to use wash ointment. In some cases, doctors prescribe hormonal medications. Their priority is to make a quick impact on the disease. Among the disadvantages of these drugs, you can highlight an inability for long-term use because of addiction.
In General, treatment of early stages of psoriasis consists of the following parts:
A waiver of any bad habits.
Compliance with the rules of the diet.
Local application of preparations based on vitamins.
The use of system tools for large-scale damage on the skin.
Effect on the skin with the help of ultraviolet light.
The use of certain sedative drugs.
If psoriasis is treated in an early stage, progressive stage does not occur.
The progressive stage of psoriasis
Progresses psoriasis is the second aggravation of the disease.The syndrome consists of signs of the disease:
The appearance of new lesions on the skin in the form of papules on the
flexura surfaces of the extremities. Then the disease spreads to the torso, the head, etc ..
The papules merge into a single formation, characterized by a silver tint on the background of redness.
The appearance on the surface of the continuous creation of
squamea convolvens scales.
The continuation of the inflammatory process, which is manifested in the form of hyperemic edges of the affected areas.
In this stage of the disease is the occurrence of Kebnera. This is damage to healthy skin areas and turning them into new psoriatic panels.
Treatment of progressive stage of psoriasis
Progressive severe psoriasis, should be treated with caution and care. The procedure is conducted, must be experienced dermatologist.Without systemic therapy in such cases is impossible.
Patients are often assigned to the drug injection, as sodium thiosulfate (30 %). It is also recommended, gemodez through the day, and injections intramuscularly every day sodium gluconate, at a dose that is equal to 10 mm.
Due to the fact that in the progressive stage of psoriasis the fastest in the body of the different toxins that you must start using sorbents. On the basis of these drugs are also used for a variety of local medications in form of ointments and creams.
Strengthen the the treatment of a disease may be different to physiotherapy and instrumental methods.
The stationary phase of psoriasis
If the time and correctly as possible for the treatment of psoriasis its severe form will be withdrawn. This will be replaced with the stationary phase is characterized by the gradual recovery of the sick or cessation of progression of the disease.
This stage of the disease is characterized by the following features:
The patient completely stops the process of formation of new lesions.
The existing panels to stop the spread.
Symptom Kebnera disappears.
Itching and discomfort go away.
The inflammatory process is reduced, as evidenced by the care the redness of the edges of the formations.
Flaking of the panels smooth.
The stationary phase shows that psoriasis and its treatment is effective.
Inpatient stages of psoriasis
At the stationary phase of psoriasis, doctors often recommend the use of local medicines and the impact of instrumental techniques. In most cases, prescribing medications on the basis of tar, products for oil refining.
Systemic therapy is used only when skin lesions are still quite large. This is done on the basis of exposing the body to ultraviolet light and PUVA radiation. If the disease does not respond to this, doctors prescribe cytotoxic agents, which belong to the class of antimetabolites.
In rare cases, at this stage in severe disease prescribe immunosuppressants. This refers primarily to Cyclosporine A. If the redness persists, experts recommend the use of Erythromycin.
Diet food for psoriasis is one of the parts of the comprehensive and complex treatment of this disease. When the disease is not recommended to use the following types of foods:
Some types of spices. This is mainly due to the high concentration of different essential oils.
Nuts. First, it is necessary to restrict the eating of hazelnuts, peanuts and walnuts. These are among the most popular allergens.
Spicy, smoked and salted products. Such food leads to the fact that in the digestive tract, they become less absorbed nutrients.
The citrus fruit. First, the prohibition applies to the fruit peel as it is toxic to the sick. It should be noted that in its raw form, used for making juices, hence, it should not be used.
Fatty types of meat. Due to the fact that in them is arachidonic acid which can trigger inflammation, it is not recommended to eat.
Spirits. This applies, in particular, and alcoholic beverages.
In General, being overweight can lead to metabolic disturbances, which only increases the psoriasis. Therefore, the weight of his body to the sick people, must watch with the utmost care.
Due to the fact that the doctors at the time to know the factors that trigger psoriasis, they have created a list of rules for the prevention, which can prevent the development or progression of the disease. It consists of the following:
This is necessary to avoid any damage top the skin. This applies to injuries, abrasions, scratches, sun and chemical burns.
Regularly moisturize your skin with special cosmetic means, if there is an increased dryness.
You must protect the body from infectious diseases, in the case of infection immediately start the appropriate treatment of the disease.
It is necessary to abandon an unfavorable habits. This is especially true for alcohol abuse and Smoking.
You should avoid stress, and significant emotional turmoil (both negative and positive).
Take a medication, is only necessary in accordance with the instructions and the instructions of the doctor.