Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Martinistraße 52, D-20246 HamburgGermany
Psoriasis-Centre, Department of Dermatology, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold-Heller-Str. 3, 24105 KielGermany
Institute and Comprehensive Center Inflammation Medicine, University of Lübeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 LübeckGermany
Division of Dermatology and Venereology, Geneva University Hospitals, Rue Gabrielle Perret-Gentil 4, 1205 GenevaSwitzerland
Psoriasis may cause considerable disease burden. The involvement of sexually-sensitive/visible body areas has been associated with decreased quality of life (QoL), more depressive symptoms and stigmatisation experiences.