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Can guttate psoriasis be prevented?

Since the skin condition tends to be hereditary, some people may not be able to prevent the occurrence of guttate psoriasis. Avoiding known triggers can help reduce the risk for this disorder. Try to avoid injuries to the skin including insect bites, some medications, stress, sunburn, and alcohol consumption.

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