Association between lipid accumulation product and psoriasis among adults: a nationally representative cross-sectional study

  • Published on 07/08/2024
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Zhang Caiyun 1, Dong Xiaoping 2, Chen Jun 3, Liu Fang 2

1 Department of Medical Cosmetology Nanjing Hospital of Chinese Medicine Affiliated to Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine 210022 Nanjing China
2 Department of Dermatology, Jinling Hospital, Affiliated Hospital of Medical School Nanjing University 210002 Nanjing China
3 Department of Dermatology The Fourth Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University 210031 Nanjing China


Background Lipid accumulation product (LAP) is an accessible and relatively comprehensive assessment of obesity that represents both anatomical and physiological lipid accumulation. Obesity and psoriasis are potentially related, according to previous research. Investigating the relationship between adult psoriasis and the LAP index was the goal of this study.
Methods This is a cross-sectional study based on data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination...


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