Striae: a potential precipitating factor for Koebner phenomenon in psoriasis?

@article{Morais2013StriaeAP,
  title={Striae: a potential precipitating factor for Koebner phenomenon in psoriasis?},
  author={Paulo Morais and Manuela Oliveira and Jose Matos},
  journal={Dermatology online journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 5},
  pages={18186}
}
The Koebner phenomenon (isomorphic response) is defined as the development of typical lesions of a dermatosis that occur in areas of trauma in previously uninvolved skin. Rare reports have suggested that striae are a form of injury to the skin that can result in koebnerization of psoriasis, vitiligo, and lichen planus. We herein report a 27-year-old female… CONTINUE READING