Brain inflammation and psoriasis: a [11C]-(R)-PK11195 positron emission tomography study

H J Hunter, R Hinz, A Gerhard, PS Talbot, Z Su, G Holland, S J Hopkins, CEM Griffiths, Christine Kleyn

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Psoriasis is a chronic, immune-mediated inflammatory skin disease affecting approximately 2% of the population.1 It is associated with multiple comorbidities including arthritis, cardiovascular disease and the metabolic syndrome and as such is widely regarded as a systemic inflammatory condition.2 Depression is also overrepresented in psoriasis3 and may itself have a systemic inflammatory component to its aetiology.4 This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1082-1084
Number of pages3
JournalBritish Journal of Dermatology
Issue number5
Early online date27 Mar 2015
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2016


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