Pediatric pustular psoriasis responsive to cyclosporine bridged to etanercept: A treatment approach.
Dermatol Online J 2017 Nov 15;23(11). Epub 2017 Nov 15.
New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical College, New York.
Pustular psoriasis occurs rarely in children but can present with acute toxicity requiring inpatient admission. For the best approach, medical providers should have an evidence based and systematic treatment algorithm in their armamentarium. Toillustrate this point, we describe a 13-year-old girl who was admitted with generalized pustular psoriasis and who responded dramatically to "wet wrap" therapy and cyclosporine bridged to etanercept. Read More