Psoriasis and insulin secretion - Preliminary Results

A. Jucci, M. Vignini, C. Pelfini, A. Criffo, P. Fratino

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We have studied psoriatic subjects with normal weight and with overweight without inherited diabetic familiarity. The results seem to indicate the existence in psoriasis of an endogenous insulin-resistence. In this prospective the hypothesis that psoriasis carries a diabetogen risk is suggested.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)239-246
Number of pages8
JournalArchives of Dermatological Research
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1977

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  • Dermatology

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    Jucci, A., Vignini, M., Pelfini, C., Criffo, A., & Fratino, P. (1977). Psoriasis and insulin secretion - Preliminary Results. Archives of Dermatological Research, 257(3), 239-246.