Psoriatic arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects joints, tendons, and ligaments. In this article, we’ll explore some of the common symptoms of psoriatic arthritis and explain how this condition is related to psoriasis.
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1) Joint pain
Joint pain is a common symptom experienced by patients with psoriatic arthritis. Joint pain caused by psoriatic arthritis is typically described as a deep, aching pain that can affect any joint in the body and is often worse at night or after periods of inactivity. Additionally, the pain can be accompanied by other symptoms such as redness, swelling, and stiffness in the joint, as well as a decreased range of motion in the affected area.
Joint pain caused by psoriatic arthritis can be debilitating and can cause significant interference with daily activities. Therefore, it is important to take steps to manage and reduce the pain. A combination of medical and lifestyle interventions can help to reduce joint pain and improve quality of life.