psoriatic
adjective or noun see psoriasis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • psoriatic — Relating to psoriasis. * * * pso·ri·at·ic .sōr ē at ik, .sȯr adj of, relating to, affected with, or accompanied by psoriasis <psoriatic lesions> psoriatic n an individual affected with psoriasis …   Medical dictionary

  • psoriatic — psoriasis ► NOUN ▪ a skin disease marked by red, itchy, scaly patches. DERIVATIVES psoriatic adjective. ORIGIN Greek, from ps rian to itch …   English terms dictionary

  • psoriatic — See psoriasis. * * * …   Universalium

  • psoriatic — adjective Of or pertaining to psoriasis …   Wiktionary

  • psoriatic — sɔːrɪ ætɪk adj. of psoriasis, pertaining to psoriasis (type of skin disease) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • psoriatic — pso·ri·at·ic …   English syllables

  • psoriatic — I. |sōrē|ad.ik adjective Etymology: from New Latin psoriasis, after such pairs as Latin emphasis : English emphatic : of, relating to, affected with, or accompanied by psoriasis II. noun ( s …   Useful english dictionary

  • Psoriatic arthritis — (also arthritis psoriatica, arthropathic psoriasis or psoriatic arthropathy) is a type of inflammatory arthritis that, according to the National Psoriasis Foundation, affects around 10 30% of people suffering from the chronic skin condition… …   Wikipedia

  • Psoriatic nails — Classification and external resources Psoriasis of a fingernail ICD 10 L62 …   Wikipedia

  • psoriatic arthritis — n a severe form of arthritis accompanied by inflammation, psoriasis of the skin or nails, and a negative test for rheumatoid factor called also psoriasis arthropathica * * * arthritis associated with psoriasis. It occurs in only a small minority… …   Medical dictionary

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