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What are the symptoms of scalp psoriasis?

One of the first signs of scalp psoriasis you may notice are flakes of skin on your shoulders after you scratch your scalp. Some people may mistake scalp psoriasis for dandruff, but scalp psoriasis generally creates thick, silvery scales and red patches of skin that can be sore or itchy. Often, symptoms of scalp psoriasis will flare up for a few weeks at a time and then go away for a while.

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