Psoriatic arthritisPPsoriatic arthritisPsoriatic arthritisEnglishRheumatologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Body;SkinSkeletal systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)Joint or muscle pain;Pain2017-01-31T05:00:00ZJennifer Stinson RN-EC, PhD, CPNPLori Tucker, MDAdam Huber, MSc, MD, FRCPCLynn Spiegel, MD, FRCPCLaura Schanberg, MDPatrick McGrath, OC, PhD, FRSC7.0000000000000062.0000000000000179.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Psoriatic arthritis is one type of juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Learn about the symptoms and possible complications of this condition.</p><p>Psoriasis is a skin disease. It is a scaly, red rash, usually on the scalp, behind the ears, on the eyelids, elbows, knees, or buttocks, or inside the belly button. Some people with psoriasis may also have pits or ridges in their fingernails. Children or teenagers with psoriasis may also have arthritis. This is called psoriatic arthritis. Sometimes the psoriasis starts before the arthritis, but sometimes the arthritis begins before the psoriasis. A family history of psoriasis is an important clue to the correct diagnosis.</p><h2>Key points</h2> <ul><li>Psoriasis is a scaly, red rash, usually on the scalp, behind the ears, on the eyelids, elbows, knees, buttocks, or inside the belly button.</li> <li>Psoriatic arthritis affects 3% to 10% of children with JIA.</li> <li>It can be mild or it can be severe and last into adulthood.</li></ul>
Arthrite psoriasiqueAArthrite psoriasiquePsoriatic arthritisFrenchRheumatologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Body;SkinSkeletal systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)Joint or muscle pain;Pain2017-01-31T05:00:00ZJennifer Stinson RN-EC, PhD, CPNPLori Tucker, MDAdam Huber, MSc, MD, FRCPCLynn Spiegel, MD, FRCPCLaura Schanberg, MDPatrick McGrath, OC, PhD, FRSC7.0000000000000062.00000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>L’arthrite psoriasique s’agit d’un type d’arthrite que l’on retrouve chez les personnes atteintes d’une maladie de la peau appelée psoriasis.</p><h2>Qu’est-ce que le psoriasis et l’arthrite psoriasique?</h2><p>Le psoriasis est une maladie de la peau. Le psoriasis est un rash produisant des plaques rouges et dont la peau ressemble à de petites écailles. Le rash survient habituellement sur le cuir chevelu, derrière les oreilles, sur les paupières, les coudes, les genoux, les fesses, ou encore dans le nombril. Les ongles de certaines personnes atteintes de psoriasis ont des creux et des bosses.</p><p>Certaines personnes ayant cette maladie sont également atteintes d’arthrite. Ce type d’arthrite s’appelle arthrite psoriasique. Parfois, le psoriasis apparaît avant l’arthrite, parfois c’est l’inverse. Des antécédents familiaux de psoriasis sont un indice important pouvant mener au bon diagnostic.</p><h2>À retenir</h2> <ul><li>Le psoriasis se présente sous la forme d’une éruption cutanée rouge et écailleuse sur le cuir chevelu, derrière les oreilles, sur les paupières, sur les coudes, sur les genoux, sur les fesses ou dans le nombril.</li> <li>L’arthrite psoriasique touche de 3 % à 10 % des enfants atteints d’AIJ.</li> <li>Il peut être modéré ou, au contraire, être grave et persister jusqu’à l’âge adulte.</li></ul>

 

 

Psoriatic arthritis1054.00000000000Psoriatic arthritisPsoriatic arthritisPEnglishRheumatologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Body;SkinSkeletal systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)Joint or muscle pain;Pain2017-01-31T05:00:00ZJennifer Stinson RN-EC, PhD, CPNPLori Tucker, MDAdam Huber, MSc, MD, FRCPCLynn Spiegel, MD, FRCPCLaura Schanberg, MDPatrick McGrath, OC, PhD, FRSC7.0000000000000062.0000000000000179.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Psoriatic arthritis is one type of juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Learn about the symptoms and possible complications of this condition.</p><p>Psoriasis is a skin disease. It is a scaly, red rash, usually on the scalp, behind the ears, on the eyelids, elbows, knees, or buttocks, or inside the belly button. Some people with psoriasis may also have pits or ridges in their fingernails. Children or teenagers with psoriasis may also have arthritis. This is called psoriatic arthritis. Sometimes the psoriasis starts before the arthritis, but sometimes the arthritis begins before the psoriasis. A family history of psoriasis is an important clue to the correct diagnosis.</p><h2>Key points</h2> <ul><li>Psoriasis is a scaly, red rash, usually on the scalp, behind the ears, on the eyelids, elbows, knees, buttocks, or inside the belly button.</li> <li>Psoriatic arthritis affects 3% to 10% of children with JIA.</li> <li>It can be mild or it can be severe and last into adulthood.</li></ul><figure> <span class="asset-image-title">Psoriatic arthritis</span> <img src="https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/akhassets/arthritis_psoriatic_MED_ILL_EN.jpg" alt="" /> <figcaption class="asset-image-caption">Psoriatic arthritis affects both males and females equally. It is characterized by nail pitting, swollen fingers or toes, soreness in any joint, and red scaly rash.</figcaption> </figure> <h2>Quick facts about psoriatic JIA</h2><p>Here are a few more things you should know about psoriatic JIA:</p><ul><li>It occurs in 3% to 10% of young people who have JIA.</li><li>It can occur at any age.</li><li>It affects both boys and girls equally.</li><li>It can affect a few or many joints.</li><li>It may involve the hips or back, similar to enthesitis-related arthritis.</li><li>When the tendons of the fingers or toes become swollen or inflamed, they may look like sausages. This is called dactylitis.</li><li>There is a moderate risk of eye disease, called uveitis.</li></ul><p>Some children and teenagers have relatively mild psoriatic arthritis. Others have a more severe disease that can last into adulthood.</p>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/akhassets/arthritis_psoriatic_MED_ILL_EN.jpgPsoriatic arthritisFalse

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