Juvenile generalized pustular psoriasis


Professor Hong-Duo Chen, Department of Dermatology, No. 1 Hospital of China Medical University, 155 North Nanjing Street, Shenyang, 110001, China. Email: hongduochen@hotmail.com or chenhd@cae.cn


Generalized pustular psoriasis (GPP) is an erythrodermic, generalized form of pustular psoriasis. GPP is rare in children. The present study describes a case of juvenile GPP and reviews 12 juvenile GPP inpatients treated at our hospital in the period 1978–2005.