Kim Kardashian Diagnosed with Skin Disorder

On an episode of "Keeping up with the Kardashians",  Kim  Kardashian is diagnosed with Psoriasis!  Apparently, her mother also had it as well.

Kim Kard"rash"ian??

What are some common sites?

  • Scalp (flaking scales resemble dandruff)
  • Elbows (No more rubbin' elbows for her!)
  • Knees (No comments please)
  • Buttocks (oh no!)

What is Koebner phenomenon?

Koebner phenomenon describes development of psoriatic lesions in areas that have been scratched or have had local trauma.

 

 

Source: E! Entertainment Online

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