Psoriasis genitals occurs frequently enough, and equally in women and men. Specific for this disease precipitation impress not only the genital area, but the skin of other parts of the body (groin, stomach, near-anoral dining, buttocks and др.).. more Often that patients start treatment in advanced stages of the disease, when it enters in a serious manner, and does not lend itself to local treatment.
Skin rashes, usually have pink and red tones, they are slightly protruding above the skin level, have a rounded shape, silver plaque and erythrematous basis. The stains are indicative of a diameter of 0.5 to 2 cm or more. In such cases, the itching may not bother the person, but the appearance of foci creates unpleasant image. As a general rule, diagnosing the disease is not easy, as well as platelets are parallel, and in other parts of the body.
Causes of the disease
The development of the disease occurs as a result of such reasons:
- the genetic predisposition;
- disorders of the immune system;
- nervous turbulence;
- pathology of organs, which are located in the pelvic region;
- failures in the functioning of the genital organs, hormonal imbalance.
Often papules appear in the genital region for the reason that the patient already has similar rashes in the body, but does not access the doctor, do not take measures of treatment of the disease.
Psoriasis genitals it is not transmitted from one partner to another through intimate contact, as well as the drip, the only way. It is a chronic process that has неинфекционное source.
Sexual psoriasis in women
On the lips vaginal psoriasis is very common in women, and also in the vulva, and this type of disease is a common part of psoriasis. The first signs of the disease manifest themselves in adolescence, when hormonal restructuring in the body. Also the disease, remember-if in a period of gestation, lactation, menopause, постменопаузы – once more in the midst of spikes of hormones. Many times, women confuse similar disease, sexually transmitted diseases, and practice self-medicate. Lost time if not treatment with a dermatologist may result in the deterioration of health status.
I the female half of the patients psoriatic inflammation can manifest itself:
- between the buttocks;
- under milk by the glands;
- in the area of the armpits.
Also psoriasis in women manifests itself in the groin, where in a chaotic order are pinkish papules with white with silvery scales. Psoriatic plaque are pubic, large and small sex lips, the mucous membrane of the vagina. The symptoms of psoriasis is similar to vulvitis, but an accurate diagnosis can exclusively provide experienced dermatologist.
Sexual psoriasis in men
Psoriasis on the genitals of men that manifests itself in the form of rashes on the penis (especially in the region of the head, covering the flesh of his foreskin), in the region of the groin, лобка. In the skin, advocated by red patches, which is slightly above the surface, and covered with white silvery-scaly layer. Such symptoms are similar with the manifestation of a classic баланопостита, with more and confusing sexual psoriasis in men. As practice shows, the medical, psoriatic precipitation in intimate places are not the only manifestation of the disease. Papules cover and other parts of the body, including the belly, back, arms, legs, and др.
Psoriasis in the groin, men deal with in a comprehensive manner, by applying the local tools and medicines internal exposure. If a boy has not been diagnosed with sexually transmitted diseases, can lead to intimate life, but with the means of contraception (to prevent a possible infection of the партнерши in the process of treatment of psoriasis).
The treatment psoriatic genital lesions in men and women
Treat psoriasis in intimate spaces, has of drugs, that will designate the dermatologist. You may need the help of a urologist (for men) and a gynecologist (women), especially if the patient has an attendant of sexually transmitted diseases. Men and women the principle of treatment of psoriatic inflammation similar. Thus, if the disease manifests itself in a mild form, it is sufficient to use creams, ointments, gels. With the heavy weight the last are assigned tools for internal use by the reception.
Many times the psoriasis genital enters the near-alan area, against which may develop hemorrhoids, worm infestation, inflammation of the mucosa of the source infectious. The presence of these related to diseases that can complicate the process of treatment of the relationship of psoriasis.
Before you treat psoriasis on the genital organs, it is necessary to pass a diagnosis by a dermatologist. You may need the advice of a gynecologist or a urologist.
Methods of diagnosis in both men and women are similar:
- general inspection of the state of the genital organs;
- the taking of samples of skin for laboratory analysis;
- general and blood count;
- additional making of features to exclude the presence of virus-provocateurs that are transmitted sexually.
The main techniques of treatment are:
- the use of ointments for external application (corticosteroid formulations the ointment base tar);
- the course of supplementation for inside (immunodepressants, иммуномодуляторов, retinoids, to preparations with a content of vitamin D, antibiotics);
- antifungal agents with the goal of avoiding the parallel development of bacterial infections and fungal, infections of the genital organs.
Physiotherapy is used for the irradiation of the genitals of the purchase, the lower the laser beams.
From tools of folk medicine, the patients are often used manganese baths, compresses from broth of bay leaves, as well as the lubrication genital tincture golden mustache.
When due, integrated treatment of psoriasis the genital organs in men and women period of remission may last from a few months to a few years.