Fast Facts About Psoriatic Arthritis

Medically reviewed in July 2021

Psoriatic arthritis is a type of autoimmune arthritis associated with psoriasis. Learn about the telltale symptoms in this video featuring Darria Long Gillespie, Senior Vice President of Clinical Strategy at Sharecare.

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