Selina Marioni-Manriquez, Rosa María Lacy-Niebla, Gabriela Moreno-Coutiño
Mycology section, General Hospital Dr. Manuel Gea González, Mexico City, Mexico (Selina Marioni-Manriquez, Gabriela Moreno-Coutiño); Dermatology Department, Phototherapy section. General Hospital Dr. Manuel Gea González, Mexico City, Mexico (Rosa María Lacy-Niebla)
Gabriela Moreno-Coutiño (E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Clinical examinations; Clinical medicine; Dermatology; Infectious diseases
Psoriasis is an autoimmune chronic inflammatory disease, with several clinical variants, associated to genetic predisposition and more recently to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections. Although plaque psoriasis is commonly seen in HIV infections, guttate psoriasis has been infrequent related to HIV infections. Here we present a female patient of HIV infection and guttate psoriasis. She received topical treatment with partial response and then was treated with narrow band ultraviolet B with excellent response.
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