Activity of serum lipase [EC 3.1.1.3] and the diversity of serum lipid profile in psoriasis.

BACKGROUND In the course of psoriasis the loss of scales from the skin surface is observed. This may be related to lipid disorders in epidermis and in blood serum. The aim of the study was to find out if serum lipid profile disturbances occur in psoriatic patients. MATERIAL/METHODS We studied 26 male and 15 female normolipidemic psoriatic patients, and 29… CONTINUE READING