Juvenile psoriatic arthritis, or juvenile arthritis with psoriasis?

  title={Juvenile psoriatic arthritis, or juvenile arthritis with psoriasis?},
  author={Ross E. Petty},
  journal={Clinical and experimental rheumatology},
  volume={12 Suppl 10},
  • Ross E. Petty
  • Published 1994 in Clinical and experimental rheumatology
Juvenile psoriatic arthritis (JPsA) has traditionally been considered to be one of the spondyloarthropathies. Clinical and laboratory evidence had shed doubt on the appropriateness of its inclusion in this classification, however. It is suggested that included under the rubric of JPsA there are two or more conditions: one in which arthritis and psoriasis occur coincidentally, and a second in which psoriasis occurs with a characteristic pattern of joint involvement: asymmetric oligoarthritis… CONTINUE READING


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