European Journal of Dermatology


Short-term cyclosporin monotherapy for chronic severe plaque-type psoriasis Volume 9, numéro 8, December 1999

Department of Dermatology, CHU Trousseau, 37044 Tours Cedex, France.
  • Page(s) : 615-7
  • Année de parution : 1999

Cyclosporin at moderate doses is an effective treatment for severe plaque-type psoriasis. Short-term tolerance is good. The long-term tolerance, in particular renal, is under investigation. The efficacy of cyclosporin in psoriasis is only palliative. It may therefore be used for short-term or intermittent treatment of severe episodes, thus preventing the occurrence of long-term side effects. The aim of this study is to evaluate the [...]