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Psoriasis is a common chronic inflammatory dermatologic condition that is common in childhood with approximately one third of cases presenting in this age group [1, 2]. Psoriasis affects 0.5–2% of children with a mean age of onset of 7–11 years [1, 3]. There is a slightly higher incidence of pediatric psoriasis in girls as well as a strong genetic predisposition in cases of early onset psoriasis [1, 3]. The HLA-Cw6 susceptibility allele (also known as PSORS1) portends early onset psoriasis, more extensive disease, and a strong family history .