Dermatol Online J 2017 Jun 15;23(6). Epub 2017 Jun 15.
Department of Dermatology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA.
Tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors are used to treat Crohn disease and psoriasis. Although they are typically well tolerated, adverse effects include the development of alopecia, and paradoxically, psoriatic lesions. We recently described a woman with Crohn disease who developed alopecia and scalp psoriasis during infliximab therapy. Read More