Psychodermatology: a comprehensive review.

  title={Psychodermatology: a comprehensive review.},
  author={Savita Yadav and Tarun Narang and Muthu Kumaran},
  journal={Indian journal of dermatology, venereology and leprology},
  volume={79 2},
Psychodermatology is an interesting domain of dermatology that overlaps with psychiatry. This arena in dermatology has received limited diligence, partly due to lack of training in this realm. We present here a comprehensive review of salient features and treatment updates in primary psychiatric dermatoses and have also discussed the role of psyche in psychophysiological cutaneous disorders. Secondary psychiatric morbidity is relatively common among patients visiting the dermatologists but… CONTINUE READING