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What are the symptoms of Psoriatic Arthritis?

For many people, the joint pain of Psoriatic Arthritis begins after having had the itchy, raised red, scaly skin patches of Psoriasis for a period of time. A small number of people with Psoriatic Arthritis will have joint pain in the absence of noticeable skin changes.

We’re all different! No two people experience symptoms the same way, or have the same symptoms.

Here’s a list of Psoriatic Arthritis symptoms and how they may present in people with Psoriatic Arthritis.

SKIN...

Remember: People with Psoriasis are at risk of developing Psoriatic Arthritis. It’s important to monitor your health and be aware of any joint stiffness, pain or inflammation. Talk to your dermatologist or family doctor if you have any concerns.

JOINTS...

Tip: If any of the above joint symptoms lasts for more than two weeks, you should talk to your family doctor. Make sure you mention any red, raised, scaly or silvery skin patches you’ve experienced – or that you have Psoriasis, if you’ve been diagnosed – as well as the joint symptoms you’ve been experiencing.

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The effect of Psoriatic Arthritis can be significant…

In everyday situations:

On sleep:

On mental and emotional health:

Generally, the earlier a diagnosis is made, the sooner you can take control of the effects of Psoriatic Arthritis and help prevent damage to joints, with the help of the right treatment and management.