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Definition: A skin disease that causes itchy patches of thick, red skin with silvery scales on the scalp and flexor joint surfaces.

Pronunciation: so-riĀ“ah-sis

Body System: Integumentary

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ICD10 Codes Containing Term: psoriasis

L40.0 Psoriasis vulgaris
L40.1 Generalized pustular psoriasis
L40.4 Guttate psoriasis
L40.50 Arthropathic psoriasis, unspecified
L40.8 Other psoriasis
L40.9 Psoriasis, unspecified
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