Epidemiology of childhood psoriasis: a study of 419 patients from northern India.

@article{Kumar2004EpidemiologyOC,
  title={Epidemiology of childhood psoriasis: a study of 419 patients from northern India.},
  author={B. N. Anil Kumar and Rajesh Jain and Kamaldeep Sandhu and Inderjeet Kaur and Sanjeev Handa},
  journal={International journal of dermatology},
  year={2004},
  volume={43 9},
  pages={654-8}
}
BACKGROUND We undertook this study in order to determine the pattern and prevalence of childhood psoriasis in northern India and to highlight the differences and similarities with previous studies. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this retrospective epidemiologic study, the data from 419 children (less than 14 years of age) with psoriasis registered at the Psoriasis Clinic between January 1990 and December 2002 were included. RESULTS The 419 children registered at the Psoriasis Clinic constituted 0… CONTINUE READING