PSORIASIS IS A PERSISTENT, CHRONIC DISEASE THAT CAUSES CELLS TO BUILD UP RAPIDLY ON THE SURFACE OF THE SKIN AND CAUSE ITCHY PAINFUL RASHES. IT IS THE MOST PREVALENT AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE IN THE UNITED STATES, AFFECTING AS MANY AS 7.5 MILLION AMERICANS.
CONDITIONS TREATED: PSORIASIS
Psoriasis is believed to be caused by T cells, a type of white blood cell, mistakenly attacking healthy skin cells.
METRO INFUSION CENTER OFFERS LEADING-EDGE TREATMENTS TO HELP BLOCK THE ACTION OF THESE T CELLS, WHICH CAN OFFER RELIEF. THIS INCLUDES BIOLOGICS SUCH AS CIMZIA AND REMICADE, WHICH ARE ADMINISTERED BY INFUSION. IN MANY CASES, METRO INFUSION CENTER PSORIASIS PATIENTS FIND RELIEF IN AS LITTLE AS ONE TO TWO VISITS.
Your physician will prescribe your specific treatment. Our nurses and pharmacy staff will monitor your response and progress, and report back to your physician should he/she wish to make any adjustments in your regimen.