Question: Is pityriasis rosea common in hypothyroid disease
I was just diagnosed as being hypothyroid(July). Back in April I was diagnosed with Pityriasis Rosea coincidence or part of thyroid disease?
Age: 50 Gender: female
Conditions: Pityriasis Rosea, Hypothyroidism
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